Motivational Monday: 8 Business Documentaries Now Streaming on Netflix

Motivational Monday: 8 Business Documentaries Now Streaming on Netflix

It’s a rainy Monday morning here in Charlotte which means there’s nothing I want more than to curl up in a blanket and binge watch Netflix all day. But work is calling so here’s a compromise: A list of documentaries that you can stream instantly on Netflix! These documentaries are inspirational and insightful when it comes to starting a business or finding success. Cheack out our top 8 below!

1. Jiro Dreams of Sushi

“This documentary profiles sushi chef Jiro Ono, an 85-year-old master whose 10-seat, $300-a-plate restaurant is legendary among Tokyo foodies.”


2. Hank: Five Years From the Brink

“From Joe Berlinger, director of the ‘Paradise Lost’ trilogy, comes this documentary about controversial former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.”

3. Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work

“This all-access documentary chronicles a year in the life of legendary comedian Joan Rivers while revisiting the dramatic highs and lows of her past.”

4. Objectified

“Learn how manufactured items such as cars and chairs affect our daily lives in this documentary, which explores the how and why of industrial design.”

5. The Restaurateur

“In this foodie documentary, director Roger M. Sherman shadows restaurateur Danny Meyer in an attempt to find out what fuels his business cravings.”

6. Something Ventured

“A look at the world's most revolutionary companies, such as Apple, Intel and Genentech, and how they emerged through American venture capitalism.”

7. Steve Jobs: One Last Thing

“Legendary businessman and Apple co-founder Steve Jobs changed the way Americans live, think and work before his death in 2011.”

8. Freakonomics

“Several documentary directors each film a segment representing one chapter of Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner's best-seller Freakonomics.”

About the Author

Maddie Deming is a guest contributor for the AddShoppers Blog. With a background in Business Analysis and journalistic writing, Deming brings a unique perspective to the blog.