Episodes

December 06, 2022

Controversies, Disrupting High End Real Estate, And The Best Way To Use Twitter

Episode 392: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about all the controversies... FTX drug use, Liver King admits to steroid use, and the curious case of Katie Haun. Plus, disrupting the multi-million real...

December 01, 2022

Mind-Blowing AI Tools, 2023 Goals, & Money Making Arbitrage Schemes

Episode 391: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about their new favorite AI tool, how to make money from arbitrage, goal setting for 2023, and more. ----- Links: * Character.AI * Adept * State of AI Rep...

November 29, 2022

The Business of Strip Clubs, Black Friday Boycott, and Three Twitter Scenarios

Episode 390: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about Eric Langan and his foray into owning strip clubs, why we should boycott Black Friday, three Twitter scenarios, how to fly on a private jet and much...

November 24, 2022

Five Ways To Make Money, Vice Businesses, Fan Fiction And More

Episode 389: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about five ways to make money, successful vice businesses, profitable fan fiction, Billy of the Week and more. ----- Links: * Sam's Tweet * Shaan's Tweet ...

November 22, 2022

Bryan Johnson: Current Business Ventures After Selling His Company To PayPal For $800 Million

Episode 388: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk to Bryan Johnson ( @bryan_johnson ) about starting Braintree - which he sold for hundreds of millions - and is his current businesses as Founder/CEO of Ke...

November 18, 2022

Framework Friday: Easy Choices, Hard Life. Hard Choices, Easy Life.

Episode #387: Shaan Puri ( @shaanvp ) and Andrew Wilkinson ( @awilkinson ) discuss the idea that making hard choices, doing hard things, can actually make life easier. ----- Links: * Do you love MFM and want to see Sam and Sh...

November 17, 2022

Andrew Wilkinson: The Hardest And Easiest Businesses To Start

Episode 386: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk to Andrew Wilkinson ( @awilkinson ) - entrepreneur and co-founder of Tiny , which owns 40+ businesses - about learning to be a successful entrepreneur in ...

November 15, 2022

Reaction To The Collapse of FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried

Episode 385: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) react to the failure of the cryptocurrency trading firm FTX and the taking down of its CEO, Sam Bankman-Fried. ----- Links: * @AutismCapital * @TechEmails * Do...

November 10, 2022

Sahil Bloom: Left Private Equity To Make Millions As A Content Creator And 3 Profitable Businesses To Start Now

Episode 384: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk with entrepreneur, creator, and investor Sahil Bloom ( @SahilBloom ) about three business ideas that will make money now, and why he left private equity t...

November 08, 2022

Amouranth: How This OnlyFans Model Built A $40 Million Business Empire

Episode 383: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) speak with Kaitlyn Michelle Siragusa, aka Amouranth ( @Amouranth ), about how she built her million dollar social media business empire and why she bought a Ch...

November 06, 2022

October's Funniest MFM Moments

Episode 383: The three funniest moments from MFM in October. ------ Show Notes: (00:45) - Sara's List Negotiation (05:05) - Work in tech-adjacent businesses & new-shiny syndrome (07:45) - Grit and delayed gratification ----- ...

November 03, 2022

Kevin Rose: His $100M/Year Watch Blog, Money From Digg.com, & Web3 Business

Episode 382: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk to Kevin Rose ( @kevinrose ), entrepreneur, founder, vc and CEO of many projects, about creating an online magazine that garners $100M/year focusing on wa...

November 01, 2022

The Inside Story Of The Fake Twitter Employees Who Trolled The Media and 8 Profitable Side Hustles For Halloween & Christmas

Episode 381: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) have the inside story about the two fake Twitter employees who trolled the media, where billions are spent for Halloween, and eight side hustles for the holida...

October 28, 2022

Framework Friday: The Secret to Being Lucky

Episode #380: Shaan Puri ( @shaanvp ) talks about the different kinds of luck, how to put yourself in a position to be lucky, and how to mitigate different kinds of risk. To submit your question and hear yourself on My First ...

October 27, 2022

Sara's List Hostile Takeover and The App that Made $1M In Ten Days

Episode 379: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk about a hostile takeover of Sara's List and brainstorm how they're going to deal with it, the backstory of the #1 app - GAS, and much more. ----- Links: *...

October 25, 2022

Oculus & Anduril Founder Palmer Luckey: From Flipping iPhones On Ebay To Selling For $2Bn To Facebook

Episode 378: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk with billionaire Palmer Luckey ( @PalmerLuckey ), founder of Oculus and Anduril, about what he's done with his money since selling Oculus to Facebook, his...

October 20, 2022

Shaan's Story: How I Made My First $1,000,000 By Age 31

Episode 377: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk Shaan's business life story... while eating hot wings. ----- Links: * Do you love MFM and want to see Sam and Shaan's smiling faces? Subscribe to our Yout...

October 18, 2022

9 Business Ideas To Profit From The 2022 A.I. Gold Rush (Using Dall-E & GPT3)

Episode 376: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk all things Artificial Intelligence: reaction to Joe Rogan's AI interview with Steve Jobs, AI in the workplace, new AI business ideas, AI Billy of the Week...

October 14, 2022

One Question Friday: How Do I Keep Relationships Healthy When I Work Long Hours?

Episode #374: Sam Parr ( @thesamparr ) answers one listener's question about what they can do to keep relationships healthy when they work long hours. To submit your question and hear yourself on My First Million, go to MFMPo...

October 13, 2022

Steph Smith On Anti-Cheat Businesses, Ethical Hackers, and 5 Business Ideas With High Demand & Low Supply

Episode 374: In this episode Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) joins Steph Smith ( @stephsmithio ), host of the a16z podcast, to talk about anti-cheat businesses, ethical hacking, and inflections that create companies. ----- Links: * S...

October 12, 2022

How To Get Started With Building An Audience in 2022

Episode 373: In this special episode of MFM, Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) joined the Demand Curve Growth Summit with Saagar Enjeti ( @esaagar ) of Breaking Points, to discuss how to build a loyal audience and turn them into custom...

October 11, 2022

From $0 to Billionaire By Starting A Toy Factory In China - Billy Of The Week

Episode 372: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) and Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) talk about tips for success from the Billy of the Week, how to build an audience on YouTube and podcasts, and making millions on Gumroad. ----- Links: * Nick M...

October 06, 2022

Asking Billionaire Investor - Andrew Wilkinson - How To Prepare For The Economic Collapse

Episode 370: Shaan Puri ( @ShaanVP ) and Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talk to billionaire investor, Andrew Wilkinson ( @awilkinson ), about winterizing your business and finances, taking random lunches, and why renting is better ...

October 04, 2022

Ryan Holiday Reveals How Much Best Selling Authors Make, Crazy Peter Thiel Stories & More

Episode 370: Sam Parr ( @TheSamParr ) talks to best-selling author, podcaster, bookstore owner, and former marketing director for American Apparel, Ryan Holiday ( @RyanHoliday ), about how to make money in publishing, creatin...