Episodes

August 09, 2022

Using Shame & Rage When Setting Goals, Octopus For Breakfast Story, and Flipping Disadvantages

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about the best goal setting steps, a crazy Jeff Bezos story, and how to flip your disadvantages in business to advantages. ----- Links: * Intro.co * Woot * Mediocre * ...

August 06, 2022

One Question Friday: How Will You Teach Your Kids To Be Entrepreneurial?

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) answers one listener's question: I know that your kids are still pretty young, but I wanted to know how are you going teach them to be entrepreneurial? And when are you going to start? To submit your q...

August 04, 2022

Four Ideas For AI, Twitter Empires, and Billion $ Thiel Fellowship Success Stories

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about four ideas of what you can do with AI, Twitter empires, and some of the billion dollar companies that have come from the Thiel Fellowship. ----- Links: * Theo Vo...

August 02, 2022

Lessons From Billion $ Founders, The Nelk Boys, & More

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) discuss lessons from Shaan's ultra-exclusive event about what it takes to build a billion dollar company, the Nelk Boys, and doing memorable things. ----- Links: * Full Sen...

August 01, 2022

Best of July

Some of our best moments from July. Featured Episodes: Billion Dollar Business Philosophies With HubSpot Co-Founder Dharmesh Shah Pieter Levels: Making $2.7M A Year With No Employees Viral Tweets as a Service, Toastmasters of...

July 29, 2022

One Question Friday: What’s the fastest way you’ve had your life changed by money?

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) answer one listener's question: What’s the fastest way you’ve had your life changed by money or what’s the fastest way you’ve seen someone else’s life get changed by money?...

July 28, 2022

The Easiest Way To Make $10,000/Month, PassionFlix, & More

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about easy ways to make 10K a month, fatFIRE, Elon Musk's sister's business, and Shaan's high quality retail clothing idea. ----- Links: * My First Million Marriage * ...

July 26, 2022

A Harvard Grad Bought A $50M Biz For $0 And How Much Obama And Oprah Make From A Speaking Gig

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about how much money famous people make from giving speeches, an update on Sarah Moore, the owner of EggCarton.com, and more. ----- Links: * Washington Speakers Bureau...

July 22, 2022

One Question Friday: How Do You Make Your Podcast Standout?

Producer Ben ( @BenWilsonTweets ) answers one MFM listener's question: What did you do to get your podcast found by famous people, Sam and Mr. Beast? And do you have any advice for how to develop this? To submit your question...

July 21, 2022

Viral Tweets as a Service, Toastmasters of the Future, and Other Business Ideas

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) brainstorm business ideas including a content remix agency, a direct-to-consumer SodaStream, and modernizing the storytelling club Toastmasters International. ----- Links: ...

July 20, 2022

Rich Roll: How A Vegan Ultra-endurance Athlete Created A Business On Personal Transformation

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talks with vegan ultra-endurance athlete and entrepreneur, Rich Roll ( @richroll ) about starting from nothing to building a million dollar business based on his love of eating plants, fitness, and bei...

July 19, 2022

Producer Ben Had A 90-Minute Phone Call With Mr. Beast, Hypnosis and More

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk with Producer Ben ( @BenWilsonTweets ) about his surprise phone call with YouTube sensation, Mr. Beast, the power of hypnosis, and ambitious people, ----- Links: * Mr....

July 15, 2022

One Question Friday: Where Did You Succeed Where Others Did Not?

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) answers one listener's question: What did you do differently that allowed you to succeed, that you think other people who had similar circumstances to you, did not? Where did you succeed where they d...

July 14, 2022

Pieter Levels: Making $2.7M A Year With No Employees

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk to Pieter Levels ( @levelsio ) about being a solopreneur who makes nearly $3M a year with no employees while living a nomadic lifestyle. Also, want $5,000? Check out t...

July 12, 2022

Billion Dollar Business Philosophies With Hubspot Co-Founder Dharmesh Shah

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk to Co-Founder & CTO of HubSpot, Dharmesh Shah ( @dharmesh ), about why a bad economy is a good time to start a business, creating an alternative to Wordle, and the tri...

July 08, 2022

One Question Friday: How Do You Keep Your Imagination Alive?

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) answers one listener's question: What are some tips and tricks that you do to keep your imagination, creativity alive, especially when you feel stuck or you don't know what to do? To submit your questi...

July 07, 2022

Patrick Campbell: The Billion $ Quilting Industry And Using Spy Secrets To Gain A Competitive Edge

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk to Founder & CEO at ProfitWell, Patrick Campbell ( @Patticus ), about the billion dollar quilting industry, using spy secrets in business, buying cheap debt and a host...

July 05, 2022

How to Reverse Engineer Any Business - From the Archive

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) discuss the tolls they use to reverse engineer businesses. Also, want $5,000? Check out the My First Million Clips contest. ----- Links: * FirstVersions.com * TechCrunch * ...

June 30, 2022

Body Scans, Grant Cardone, and How Sam Enraged Goldman Sachs

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about the business of body scans, the power of Grant Cardone, how Sam enraged Goldman Sachs and more. Also, want $5,000? Check out the My First Million Clips contest. ...

June 28, 2022

Michael Girdley: Why Fireworks Are A Cash Cow and How to Operate a Holdco Worth $100 Million

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk to tech investor and entrepreneur Michael Girdley ( @girdley ), about selling fireworks, how to hire great CEOs, and what it takes to operate a successful holding comp...

June 23, 2022

How To Start An Airbnb Business In 2022

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talks to vacation rental property experts Rob Abasolo ( @RobuiltChannel ) and Isaac French ( @isaacfrench_ ) about how to build a successful Airbnb business now. Also, want $5,000? Check out the My Fi...

June 21, 2022

How FTX Scaled A $30 Billion Company With Only 30 Engineers!

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about the problem of over hiring (example FTX), party planning tips from entrepreneur Nick Gray's new book, and one successful egg carton business. Also, want $5,000? ...

June 17, 2022

One Question Friday: Will Milk Road Become Bigger Than The Hustle?

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) answer a listener's question: Will Milk Road ever be bigger than The Hustle? And we'll find out why Sam and Shaan have chosen the business ventures they're currently doing....

June 16, 2022

Shaan Loses $700k In Crypto Crash And The Mentality of A Downturn

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about losing more than $700k in the crypto crash, the mentality of a downturn, and the crazy success of conferences. Also, want $5,000? Check out the My First Million ...