Episodes

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 ...

June 14, 2022

Colin & Samir: How To Make $1M+ On YouTube

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk with YouTube stars and content creator experts Samir Chaudry and Colin Rosenblum about how to become a successful YouTuber. Also, want $5,000? Check out the My First M...

June 09, 2022

Shark Tank MFM Style

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) with the help of Stonks.com , listen to five entrepreneurs pitch their business in hopes of getting Shaan and Sam to invest. ----- Links: * 5x * Bacarai * Munch * Nicklpass...

June 07, 2022

Lessons From Sam's New Business Venture, High Stakes Gambling, and More

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about lessons learned from Sam's new business venture, the money makers of online high stakes gambling and so much more. Also, want $5,000? Check out the My First Mill...

June 02, 2022

How To Recruit A-Players To Small Companies, Sam's Time In Jail, and More

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about how to recruit the best players for small companies, the billion dollar business of compostable straws (and other plant-based packaging), a Milk Road update and ...

May 31, 2022

Michael Sonnenfeldt: Selling A Business And How To Manage That Wealth

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talks to Michael Sonnenfeldt, founder and chairman of Tiger 21 - a peer-to-peer network for high net-worth wealth creators - about how to build wealth and how to preserve it. ----- Links: * Michael So...

May 27, 2022

One Question Friday: How To Start A Lead Gen Business

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) answer one listener's question. On this episode, Neil Gupta, from Toronto, Ontario, Canada asks what are the first three actionable steps to starting a lead gen business an...

May 26, 2022

Work Like Ocean's 11, Sam Bankman-Fried, and the Deepfake Dilemma

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about how the future of work will look like an Ocean's 11 team, height enhancing surgery, Sam Bankman-Fried, and how to solve the problem of deepfakes. ----- Links: * ...

May 24, 2022

The Real Life Ted Lasso Turning a Minor League Baseball Team Into a Powerhouse

Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about the Savannah Bananas, Martin Shkreli, Liver King, how Shaan lost more than $200K on Luna and Terra, and more. Also, want $5,000? Check out the My First Million C...

May 23, 2022

Shaan's 9 Unorthodox Management Tips

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) shares his tried and true unconventional management tips that you won't learn in business school. ----- Links: * Do you love MFM and want to see Sam and Shaan's smiling faces? Subscribe to our Youtube ...

May 19, 2022

From the Vault: These Are the Frameworks Every Entrepreneur Should Learn

We go deep in the vaults to find an episode of Shaan Puri (@ShaanVP), aka the King of Frameworks, sharing his favorite ten frameworks. ----- Links: * Get the PDF version with illustrations - https://www.shaanpuri.com/posts/we...

May 17, 2022

Selling Deodorant for $100M and How to Find Your Best Competitive Advantage with Moiz Ali

Shaan Puri (@ShaanVP) sits down with entrepreneur and former CEO of Native, Moiz Ali ( @MoizAli) , to talk about how to find the competitive advantage for your business, three common mistakes DTC brands make, investment tips ...

May 13, 2022

One Question Friday: Hiring Your First Employee

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) answers one listener's question. On this episode, a UK-based listener asks how to approach making their first hire at their startup. To submit your question and hear yourself on My First Million, go to...

May 12, 2022

The Billion Dollar Community Propelling Women To The Top - Carolyn Childers of Chief.com

Sam Parr (@TheSamParr) sits down with Carolyn Childers, co-founder and CEO of Chief, to talk about her million dollar subscription-based business that drives and supports women in corporate leadership roles. ----- Links: * Ch...

May 10, 2022

From Blogger To $100 Million Business With Neil Patel

Sam Parr (@TheSamParr) and Shaan Puri (@ShaanVP) sit down with entrepreneur and online marketing guru Neil Patel to talk about his success starting as a blogger to making 9-figures in revenue. ----- Links: * Neil Patel * Phot...

May 06, 2022

One Question Friday: Someone Stole My NFTs

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Ben Levy ( @Benmlevy ) answer one listener's question. On this episode, Collin asks how to deal with defeat after his NFTs were stolen. To submit your question and hear yourself on My First Million...

May 05, 2022

How Content Creators Make Millions

Shaan Puri (@ShaanVP) and Sam Parr (@TheSamParr) talk about how easy it is for content creators to make millions, the women of Elon Musk, trademark scams, and more. ----- Links: * Naked and Afraid * How Is Felix Today * House...

May 03, 2022

The Billion Dollar Ad Arbitrage: Opportunities Sitting in Plain Sight

Sam Parr (@TheSamParr) and Shaan Puri (@ShaanVP) talk about how marketing and advertising can be simple and profitable, and much more. ----- Links: * Outcome Health (acquired by Patient Point) * Cheddar News * @jonsteinberg *...

April 29, 2022

One Question Friday: How Do You Scale A Ghost Kitchen Business?

Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) answer one listener question. On this episode, Brian asks how he should grow his successful ghost kitchen business. To submit your question and hear yourself on My First Mi...