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How to Take Over the World

Ben Wilson

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Anyone who has achieved greatness has, in part, patterned themselves after those who came before. Napoleon learned from Charlemagne, Charlemagne learned from Caesar, and Caesar learned from Alexander the Great. This podcast analyzes the lives of some...Show More
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05:18 | Aug 6th

This is the first-ever HTTOTW short. These 3-minute in-between-isodes will run during weeks when there isn't a new full episode. This is in addition to the regular length episodes, and these will not distract from or delay new full-length episodes. ...Show More

41:00 | Jul 12th

How did the Rothschilds go from a poor family inhabiting a part-share of a home in a Jewish ghetto to the richest family of all time in less than 50 years? Listen to how they reach their zenith and what has happened to them since then on How to Take ...Show More
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51:04 | Mar 5th

How did the Rothschilds go from a poor family inhabiting a part-share of a home in a Jewish ghetto to the richest family of all time in less than 50 years? Listen to how their story begins on How to Take Over the World.

39:58 | Jun 5th, 2018

In the concluding episode, I discuss Caesar's ascendency to total power and his (spoiler alert!) assassination.

33:09 | Apr 18th, 2018

Julius Caesar wraps up his conquest of Gaul and is forced to make the most crucial decision of his life.

34:02 | Mar 23rd, 2018

In Gaul, Julius Caesar gives a master class on how to demonstrate leadership and cultivate trust when you are tasked with leading a new team in a new environment.

1:00:47 | Feb 14th, 2018

In the first episode on the life of Julius Caesar, I analyze his rise and some of the fundamental character attributes that made him great, analyze some of the ways Caesar was like Steve Jobs and Napoleon, and look at his political strategies. A big...Show More

49:25 | Jan 26th, 2018

In the second episode on the life of Vladimir Putin, I analyze his communication strategy, his vast wealth and why it doesn't matter, and the possibility that Putin orchestrated multiple false flag terrorist attacks within Russia.

45:05 | Jan 16th, 2018

Vladimir Putin: Modern day czar, KGB man, billionaire, reformer, murderer. In part 1, we examine his rise to power. Tune in next Thursday for part 2.

1:07:25 | Dec 29th, 2017

The second episode on Steve Jobs explores his comeback and extremely successful second act. Again looking at his life, strategies, tactics, work habits, leadership style, and more.

1:32:10 | Dec 29th, 2017

Today we're talking about Steve Jobs, the innovator, businessman, and technologist who has arguably shaped our world in the 21st century more than any other. I explore his life, strategies, tactics, work habits, leadership style, and more.

1:19:01 | Dec 29th, 2017

Today we're talking about Napoleon Bonaparte, the French general, reformer, innovator, and emperor. I explore his life, strategies, tactics, work habits, leadership style, and more.

02:00 | Dec 29th, 2017

What How to Take Over the World is all about and what to expect