Self Made Man

Mike Dillard

If you want to change the world, you must change the values held dear by the men who inhabit it. Created by Mike Dillard, Self Made Man is for men who want to achieve greatness. Who want to leave their mark on the world, and create a legacy of honor,...Show More
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Finding Sanity In An Insane World…With Mark Manson

44:00 | Jun 12th

Today we sit down with Mark Manson who you probably know as the author of a best-selling book that took the world by storm two years ago, called “The Subtle Art of Not Giving A Fuck”. As of today, it’s sold more than 8 million copies. Now while I’d c...Show More
How To Get Free Press Like Richard Branson...with Cameron Herold

36:40 | Jun 7th

Today we’re going to talk about one of the most underrated marketing strategies in the world, with one of my favorite friends and mentors, Cameron Herold. I’m going to jump on a limb here and guess that like me, you’re a big fan of Richard Branson. A...Show More
How To Beat Your Competition, With Eric Casaburi

39:28 | May 30th

Some of the biggest questions and concerns I hear from new entrepreneurs, is about competition… What if there are already a bunch of people offering products and services like mine? Isn’t the opportunity already gone if that’s the case? While that mi...Show More
How To Become The Person You’ve Always Wanted To Be…With Stef Sifandos

54:21 | May 23rd

Today we’re have a chance to learn from a gentleman that I have a tremendous amount of respect for, and I’m sure you will as well after you hear his story today. His name is Stef Sifandos and Stef is a perfect example that all of us are absolutely ca...Show More
Building Your Personal Brand Website...With Dmitriy Kozlov

33:28 | May 16th

Hey gang, today I’m going to introduce you to one of my most valuable resources… His name is Dmitriy Koslov. Not only has he been a personal friend of mine for almost 10 years now, but he’s also the Founder of a company called So Influex ...Show More
Inside a $17 Million Per Year Membership Business...With Brooke Castillo

1:04:04 | May 8th

If you are interested in creating a monthly membership business, or if you currently have one, this podcast could be worth millions to you. Today we’re joined by my friend Brooke Castillo, who’s the founder of, and holy smokes ...Show More
How To Build Wealth With Infinite Banking… With Patrick Donohoe

49:34 | May 2nd

Welcome to the Mike Dillard podcast, where entrepreneurs like you, get the knowledge and skills you need to bring your dreams to life. Today we’re going to talk about one of my favorite investment strategies for entrepreneurs. As your business and yo...Show More
How To Build A Successful Information Business...With Dean Garziosi

46:21 | Apr 24th

Welcome to the Mike Dillard podcast, where entrepreneurs like you, get the knowledge and skills you need, to bring your dreams to life. Today we’re joined by the one and only, Dean Graziosi, and I predict that you’re going to see Dean absolutely ever...Show More
How To Make Anything Possible With The Miracle Equation...With Hal Elrod

54:28 | Apr 17th

Welcome to the Mike Dillard Podcast, where entrepreneurs like you get the knowledge and skills you need to bring your dreams to life. Well gang, today we’re joined by my good friend Hal Elrod who has an incredibly simple, but absolutely life-changing...Show More
My Role In The Money Revealed Movie...With Patrick Gentempo

43:48 | Apr 11th

Well today’s interview is pretty special because I get to tell you about a movie that is launching this week, that I was asked to play a small role in. The movie is called Money Revealed, and it was produced by my friend Jeff Hayes, and his business ...Show More
How MindValley Scaled Into A World-Class Brand... With Ajit Nawalkha

46:34 | Apr 5th

Welcome back to the Mike Dillard podcast. Today I’m coming to you from Cancun Mexico where I’ll be attending the wedding of one of my longest and dearest friends tomorrow. Now as for this week’s show, you’re about to meet an incredibly smart gentlema...Show More
How To Create Tax Free Wealth...With Tom Wheelwright

46:40 | Mar 29th

Today we’re joined by my good friend and one of the most knowledgeable CPA’s out there, My. Tom Wheelwright. Tom is the official accounting advisor and for Robert Kiyosaki and the Rich Dad brand. But he’s is more than just an accountant, he’s also sk...Show More
How to UnF*ck Yourself…With Gary John Bishop

49:39 | Mar 21st

Welcome To The Mike Dillard podcast, where entrepreneurs like you get the knowledge and skills you need to bring your dreams to life. Well gang, welcome to the new format and the inaugural episode of the Mike Dillard Podcast. Wait a minute… What? Whe...Show More
From Handcuffs To Millionaire...with Chris Cavallini

46:27 | Mar 14th

Today we’re joined by an entrepreneur with a truly inspiring story… Chris Cavallini grew up in a broken home with a mother who was a drug addict and was arrested 17 times before the age of 18. At the age of 18, he had a choice to make… He could conti...Show More
A Doctor’s Take On Medicinal Marijuana...With Mike Hart

39:30 | Mar 7th

A few months ago, we interviewed Chris Hageseth, the founder of Green Man Cannabis about the incredible business opportunities that are being created right now as Cannabis is quickly being legalized state-by-state. Well today we’re joined by Dr. Mike...Show More
Be Different, And You’ll Dominate…With Jesse Cole

39:46 | Mar 1st

Sometimes following a proven formula can work incredibly well. In fact, that's basically marketing 101... Find out what’s working for your competitors and other companies, and use that as your starting point. But what do you do if every single one of...Show More
How Technology Almost Killed My Internet Business…

45:30 | Feb 21st

Today we’re going to dive into one of the single most important topics there is when it comes to building a successful business, and that is software… Choosing the right software for your business is kinda like getting married. It’s a massive decisio...Show More
From Bankruptcy, To $400 Million…with Suzy Batiz

55:05 | Feb 14th

By the time Suzy Batiz was 38, she’d filed for bankruptcy for the second time in her life.   Her cars were repossessed, she lost her business, and she was broken in every way you could imagine. So she went on a journey to examine her life in an atte...Show More
How To Always Profit First... with Mike Michalowicz

48:33 | Feb 7th

Today’s episode is one of the most important we’ve ever produced on this show, because it acknowledges several huge financial traps that most entrepreneurs will certainly face. We’re joined my Mike Michalowicz, who’s the author of one of the most imp...Show More
This Is The Fastest Way To Make 6-Figures… with Russ Ruffino

45:38 | Jan 31st

Today’s podcast is going to be incredibly valuable if you’re looking for the fastest and easiest way to build a 6-figure business that can replace your income, and then allow you to scale to 7-figures. At the end of the day, making money is all about...Show More
How Grant Cardone Sold 35,000 Event Tickets…

37:46 | Jan 23rd

Today we’re joined by the one and only, Grant Cardone. I’m going to assume that you’ve seen Grant online, as he’s taken the personal development and business training industry by storm over the past three years, and next week, he’s hosting one of the...Show More
How To 10X Your Business with Data And Dashboards... with AJ Yager & Meaghan Connell

47:36 | Jan 17th

If you’re going to build an online business these days, you must have access to clear and accurate data. You need to know what activities are producing a return on your investment. You need to know who’s buying your products, and where they’re coming...Show More
Billionaire Founder of Activision Games Talks About The Future of Crypto… with Howard Marks

53:30 | Jan 8th

Today we have the incredible opportunity to talk to the Billionaire Founder of Activision and Blizzard games, Howard Marks. Howard purchased Activision games way back in 1991, and has grown it into the multi-billion dollar publishing company behind C...Show More
Mastering Influencer Marketing... with Brittany Hennessy

51:11 | Dec 27th, 2018

If the most valuable commodity in the world today is attention, then influence is the measure of one’s ability to successfully direct that attention towards a desired outcome.   And as for entrepreneurs like us, there are two ways to tap into the pow...Show More
How to Make Meditation Effortless… with Chris Aimone

42:32 | Dec 20th, 2018

As many of you know from listening to this podcast, or from the email I recently sent out, I’ve been dealing with the aftermath of a significant head injury that I suffered back in June. The recovery process that I’ve had to undertake has required me...Show More
Your Biggest Problem, Is Your Biggest Source of Wealth… with Mike Salguero

42:08 | Dec 13th, 2018

I love success stories like the one you’re about to hear today, because these are the dreams that entrepreneurship is made of. Mike Salguero had a simple problem… His wife was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease, and their doctor’s were unanimous… You...Show More
Capitalizing on The Cannabis Revolution... with Christian Hageseth

54:28 | Dec 6th, 2018

There are two industries around the world that are on the cusp of exponential growth… The first is crypto currencies and assets like Bitcoin, and the second is grass, ganja, the reefer, mary jane, aka, marijuana. Thanks to the states of Colorado and ...Show More
How Marketing is Changing... with Seth Godin

50:24 | Nov 29th, 2018

Today we’re joined by the one and only Seth Godin to talk about a topic that we live and breath every single day, which is marketing. Specifically, we’re going to dive into the revolutionary shift that is taking place today when it comes to your mark...Show More
The 22 Year Old Who Inspires The Hell Out of Me… with Nick Santonastasso

53:05 | Nov 21st, 2018

Well it’s Thanksgiving week here in the US, and I can’t think of a better guest for the show than the one we have today… I’m not going to tell you why. You’ll find out within the first few minutes, but let’s just say that if Thanksgiving is a time fo...Show More
This is the Future of Marketing... with Joe Schriefer

55:39 | Nov 15th, 2018

Wow, you guys are in for a mind-blowing interview today about the future of online marketing, with Joe Schriefer. Who is Joe? Well he’s basically the intern that started working at Agora Financial, and then worked his way up to CEO in 2007. Agora is ...Show More
How To Build a Billion Dollar Company… with Brett Hurt

1:01:27 | Nov 8th, 2018

Today we have the amazing pleasure to sit down and learn from one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world, and local Austinite, Brett Hurt. One of the very first companies Brett started was which was eventually purchased by ...Show More
How to Build a Monthly Membership Business... with Ryan Deiss

53:33 | Oct 31st, 2018

Wow, today you are in for an incredible treat… We’re joined by my friend and colleague Ryan Deiss, who is one of the most brilliant entrepreneur’s you’ll ever meet. Ryan is the Founder of and today you’re going to hear the behind-...Show More
The Most Effective Way to Grow Your Business... with Stephen MR Covey

43:49 | Oct 25th, 2018

One of the single biggest points of leverage in a person’s life, is one that is often overlooked and taken for granted. It is trust. If you want to dramatically increase your success and effectiveness as an entrepreneur, as a leader, as a spouse or p...Show More
Everything You Need to Know About Youtube...

55:42 | Oct 17th, 2018

Two weeks ago we dove into the topic of marketing and branding on YouTube for the first time with Dan Lok. Well today we’re back for part 2 with another entrepreneur who’s killing it on YouTube, Stefan James. Over the past five years, Stefan has buil...Show More
How To Get 1,000 Free Leads Per Day From Google SEO… with Neil Patel

40:11 | Oct 11th, 2018

Search Engine Optimization… It’s a topic that’s hardly talked about anymore by entrepreneurs, because… Well… It’s not that sexy, it’s not new, it takes a lot of time, and frankly, it’s quite mysterious. But, if you take a long-term approach to your b...Show More
How to Grow a Massive YouTube Empire… with Dan Lok

56:05 | Oct 3rd, 2018

I’ve known Dan Lok for over ten years. We both got our start as online entrepreneurs around the same time, and we both did well, but then it felt like he disappeared for a while… I’d see his name pop up every now and then, but I really didn’t know wh...Show More
Don’t Get Sued! Everything You Need To Know About Internet Laws… with Richard Chapo

1:00:39 | Sep 27th, 2018

Wow… I think you’ll agree that this is one of the most valuable interviews we’ve ever had here on Self Made Man… Today we’re sitting down with internet law attorney, Richard Chapo, and holy smokes, you’re going to want to take some notes. If you have...Show More
How to Start an Amazon Business… with Greg Mercer

42:44 | Sep 19th, 2018

If I could turn back the clock and go back to the beginning of my career as an entrepreneur, I would be extremely tempted to start an Amazon business. Buying products at wholesale prices, and selling them on Amazon is a skill that anyone can learn an...Show More
He’s Helped Save The Lives of 8 Million People… with Scott Harrison

48:48 | Sep 13th, 2018

In 2015, I was sitting on a couch in the great room on Necker Island, watching the incredible blue water and relaxing in the island breeze of the British Virgin Islands. I was there spending a week with Richard Branson and my peers from Tiger 21, whe...Show More
How To Execute a $25 Million Product Launch…

56:40 | Sep 5th, 2018

Today we have an incredibly rare opportunity to go behind the curtain, of two of the biggest product launches in history… I’m referring to last year’s launch of Palm Beach Confidential. If you’ve been in the Self Made Man audience here for the past f...Show More
Meet The Marketing Genius Who Gets US Presidents Elected… With Phillip Stutts

50:18 | Aug 29th, 2018

Phillip Stutts is the Michael Jordan of political marketing. If you’re running for office, and you need help coming up with a winning marketing strategy for your campaign, he’s the guy you call. Over the past twenty years, his firm has managed billio...Show More
Taking Your Biggest Risks Ever… with Anik Singal

48:40 | Aug 23rd, 2018

Today I’m excited to welcome Anik Singal to the show. I’ve known Anik for almost ten years now, and over that time, I’ve watched him build a huge online business, and partner with Robert Kiyosaki. But what I didn’t know, is that a few years ago, Anik...Show More
Behind The Curtain of VaynerMedia… with James Orsini

30:08 | Aug 15th, 2018

If you’re an entrepreneur, there’s a very good chance you’re familiar with Gary Vaynerchuk. Over the years I’ve watched as Gary’s built one of the biggest personal brands in the world, culminating with the launch of his very own sneaker line that lau...Show More
Tony Hawk on Life, Love, and Legacy…

46:31 | Aug 8th, 2018

Today’s guest needs no introduction… He is the Michael Jordan of Skateboarding, and a man who has single-handedly, been the torch bearer for the sport around the world, for more than 35 years. When you think of skateboarding, there is only one name t...Show More
A Blueprint For Building Massive Wealth… with Kris Krohn

49:49 | Aug 1st, 2018

The biggest problem when it comes to building wealth, is that there isn’t one clear-cut way to do it. If you ask a successful, rich individual what the best way is to become wealthy, all of them will give you a slightly different answer. And that’s t...Show More
Ed Mylett - The $400 Million Man…

42:49 | Jul 26th, 2018

About 9 months ago, a guy named Ed Mylett came out of nowhere, and made a massive splash in the entrepreneur and personal development space… Within weeks he was on every major podcast, and even started a YouTube show of his own, where he was intervie...Show More
Is This the Start of the Next Bitcoin Bull Run?

44:13 | Jul 17th, 2018

Today we’re joined by Teeka Tiwari from to get an exclusive update on Bitcoin and the rest of the crypto-asset industry. For those of you who are not familiar with Teeka, he has a fantastic story… Growing up in the foster care sy...Show More
Is This the Start of the Next Bitcoin Bull Run?

0:00 | Jul 17th, 2018

Today we’re joined by Teeka Tiwari from to get an exclusive update on Bitcoin and the rest of the crypto-asset industry. For those of you who are not familiar with Teeka, he has a fantastic story… Growing up in the foster care sy...Show More
The Easiest Way To Start Your Own Charity… with Sammy Taggett

40:10 | Jul 6th, 2018

Today I have the pleasure if introducing you to one of my best friends, Sammy Taggett.   I met Sammy about ten years ago through a mutual friend in the Denver music scene, and have watched him as his career has grown over the years with shows at Red ...Show More
What’s Working Today In Digital Marketing… with George Bryant

56:56 | Jun 29th, 2018

Online marketing today is changing faster than ever… Facebook ad costs have doubled or even tripled in the past year, their policies have changed, and it’s forcing business owners to completely change their approach to customer acquisition. This tr...Show More
What To Do When Violence Is The Only Answer… with Tim Larkin

56:36 | Jun 22nd, 2018

In May of 2012, Tim Larkin was checking into his international flight at the Las Vegas airport. He was on his way to London to speak at a personal defense seminar when he received some incredible news… The attendant at the check-in counter handed hi...Show More
How To Make A Fortune on AirBnb, Without Owning A Single Home… with Brian Page

38:16 | Jun 12th, 2018

There are very, very few business opportunities out there that truly impress me these days, but what you’ll learn about today from our guest, Brian Page, is one of them.   A few years ago Brian found himself at a point in life where he needed a plan ...Show More
How To Build A Massive Membership Business… with Ryan Carson

52:40 | Jun 6th, 2018

Most entrepreneurs have something in common... They started a business that was based on an industry or market they were personally passionate about. That passion is what allows you to see opportunities that others can’t, which is exactly how Ryan Ca...Show More
How To Become The Man You Want To Be… with Ryan Michler

54:50 | May 30th, 2018

I’ve often said on this podcast, that there are only two ways to transform a society, for better or worse… And that is through the barrel of a gun, or through the minds of the next generation.   Today we’re joined by Ryan Michler who has seen the imp...Show More
From Self-Sabotage, To Success… with Lori Harder

51:17 | May 22nd, 2018

Today we’re joined by an amazing woman with a story that really summarizes the entrepreneur’s journey…   In her teens, Lori Harder struggled to overcome a difficult childhood… She was raised in a very small town with an extremely restrictive religion...Show More
How To Build a 7-Figure Per Month Membership Business… with Brandon Poulin

1:00:36 | May 15th, 2018

There’s an often used headline in the online entrepreneur space, that goes something like this… Learn how to turn your passion, into profits.   The reason you hear it so often, is because it’s a strategy that works, and today’s guest is an extraordi...Show More
Finding Your Perfect Partner In Life… with Chris and Heidi Powell

1:01:20 | May 9th, 2018

Today’s interview is one of my favorites…   We’re going to sit down with the biggest power couple in fitness, Chris and Heidi Powell.   If they sound familiar, it’s because they are the stars of ABC’s hit show, Extreme Weight Loss, and together, they...Show More
How Magician Rick Lax Became the Most Watched Man In The World…

51:48 | May 1st, 2018

A few years ago, there is a very, very good chance that as you were scrolling through your Facebook feed, you saw a video from a guy named Rick Lax. Rick was sitting in a coffee shop, wearing his white Apple earphones, and he was about to perform a ...Show More
How To Identify Life Changing Opportunities… with Eben Pagan

48:21 | Apr 24th, 2018

Has it ever felt like the most successful people you know in life just have this strange ability to be in the right place at the right time when it comes to taking advantage of new opportunities? For example, our guest today is my friend and mentor,...Show More
How To Make 7-Figures With Amazon… with Matt Clark

46:02 | Apr 19th, 2018

Today’s interview is going to be pretty special for a lot of you out there, who want to build an online business, but who might feel like you’re just not cut-out for an information marketing type of model. Obviously if you follow my work and this pod...Show More
The Marketing Secrets That Built a $100 Million Business... with Dave Woodward

42:03 | Apr 10th, 2018

If you want to learn how to become more effective at online marketing… this is the episode you’ve been waiting for. Today we sit down with Dave Woodward… The Chief Revenue Development Officer for   ClickFunnels is an all-in-one on...Show More
How To Rebuild Your Life When It All Goes Wrong… with Richard Cooper

51:02 | Apr 3rd, 2018

Most of us will through a major crucible in life… The kind that completely destroys your world, and leaves you broken… It could a divorce, a lawsuit, a death in the family, the destruction of a business, or a deadly disease.   How you choose to handl...Show More
Starting Over And Risking It All… with Jayson Gaignard

54:36 | Mar 26th, 2018

By the age of 26 Jayson Gaignard had already built a multi-million dollar business, but there was only one problem… It was draining his soul, and he hated every minute of it. So as a new husband and father with a 6 month old daughter, he walked awa...Show More
Jordan Fired From Art of Charm!?

37:46 | Mar 19th, 2018

Well as you can see from the headline, today we have an incredibly dramatic interview with Jordan Harbinger, thanks to a very unexpected turn of events in his life… Now for those of you who don’t know who Jordan is, he is the co-founder of the Art o...Show More
How To Find Your Purpose… with Mastin Kipp

43:38 | Mar 14th, 2018

Our guest today as one hell of a story… By the age of 21, Mastin Kipp was living life in the Hollywood fastlane…   As a music manager, sex, drugs, and rock and roll was more than a cliche, it was a lifestyle that was quickly running him into the gro...Show More
How To Make Better Decisions… with Keith Cunningham

1:01:01 | Mar 8th, 2018

We all strive to do our absolute best in our businesses and in our lives… We try to hire the best people, create the best products, and make the right decisions.   We put so much effort into making progress, but is that really where we should be spen...Show More
An Honest Talk About Marriage, Divorce, And Pre-Nups… with Alyssa Rower

39:58 | Mar 1st, 2018

The biggest life event that can absolutely destroy everything you’ve built and worked for as a man, is going through a divorce.   I know how painful this can be because I went through a divorce five years ago. Soon after getting married I launched my...Show More
How To Take On Red Bull And Monster From Scratch… with Aaron Hinde

39:00 | Feb 23rd, 2018

Today is a story about David Vs Goliath…   But in our tale, David is a guy named Aaron Hinde, and a few years ago he decided to take on the Goliaths of the energy drink industry, Red Bull and Monster.   In 2009, Aaron and his business partner Orion h...Show More
How To Create A Perennial Seller... with Ryan Holiday

49:12 | Feb 15th, 2018

When you look at the New York Times list of Best-Selling books at any given time, you’ll obviously find the latest and greatest titles that are flying off the shelves.   But what you might not realize, is that the book that’s currently in first place...Show More
How To Own The Day, And Own Your Life… with Aubrey Marcus

49:05 | Feb 7th, 2018

I don’t consider many people in this world a mentor, but Aubrey is one that I do.   As you’ll hear today, he’s mastered the art of building a life, a business, and a world around him that matches the vision in his mind, better than anyone else I’ve e...Show More
How This Homeless Man Achieved The American Dream… with JT McCormick

53:20 | Feb 1st, 2018

We’ve had several guests on the show here who have gone through incredibly levels of abuse during their childhood… Wesley Chapman being one, and today’s guest JT McCormick another… As a child, JT was sexually abused for years. Having mixed-race paren...Show More
How To Build A Massive Instagram Account… with Andrew Goodman

39:18 | Jan 25th, 2018

A few weeks ago we hosted Pejman Ghadimi on the show, who’s a very successful entrepreneur. His two primary brands are Exotic Car Hacks and Secret Entourage, and between them, he has over 45,000 paying Members. Over the past two years Pejman has put ...Show More
How Black Rifle Coffee Declared War On Hipsters And Won… with Evan Hafer

1:03:40 | Jan 17th, 2018

Today we have an amazing interview with the Founder of Black Rifle Coffee, Evan Hafer... Black Rifle is the quintessential entrepreneur success story... So Evan had two passions in life… Roasting his own coffee, and serving his country as a member of...Show More
Embrace What Makes You Different… with Dr. Mona Vand

41:23 | Jan 12th, 2018

I know a lot of listeners out there are attempting to build their company, their brand, and their online presence for the very first time, which is always the most difficult stage in any entrepreneur's career. Establishing that foothold, and getting ...Show More
How To Buy An Exotic Car Without Losing Your Shirt... with Pejman Ghadimi

1:00:58 | Jan 4th, 2018

Today we’re going to have a little bit of fun talking about a subject that is near and dear to my heart, which is cars. As many of you know, fast cars are one of my biggest passions in life. I started racing in 2008 when I entered and finished the mo...Show More
How to Rise To the Top of A Noisy Market... with Peter Voogd

43:03 | Dec 20th, 2017

In order to succeed as a business and a brand today, you have to master the art of getting the attention of your target audience. Whether that’s by putting yourself in front of them through paid ads, or by earning their attention through value and en...Show More
How To Build A Massive Apparel Brand...with Chris Pfaff

49:18 | Dec 14th, 2017

If you’ve been a listener of the show for awhile, you know that I have plans to launch an apparel line for Self Made Man here in the coming year. So why do I think that’s an important step to take for my business, and for yours as well? Well I’m of t...Show More
The Newbie’s Guide To Ketosis… with Caleb Jennings

44:20 | Dec 6th, 2017

Ketosis… and the Keto Diet… We’ve all heard about it at one point or another over the past few years from people like Tim Ferriss and Dave Asprey who praise all of its potential benefits, from increased mental clarity, to rapid fat-loss, and even cur...Show More
How To Create A Mobile App… with Christos Shepherd

41:11 | Dec 1st, 2017

‘Have you ever thought about creating your own mobile app? Maybe you have a unique idea that you want to develop, or may you’ve thought about creating an app for your existing business and customers. Either way, a mobile customer experience is someth...Show More
How To Dramatically Improve Your Ability To Sell… with Matthew Pollard

49:39 | Nov 22nd, 2017

If you aren’t making the kind of money you want to make as an entrepreneur, the reason is simple…  You’re missing a skillset, and that skillset is the ability to sell. This was my achilles-heel when I was getting my start in my early 20’s. For nearly...Show More
Have Kids? Make Sure You Send Them To This Revolutionary New School… with Jeff and Laura Sandefer

46:28 | Nov 14th, 2017

The world is changing faster than ever, and yet our school systems are still using methods and materials to educate our kids which are decades old. Fifteen years from now, our world will be powered by artificial intelligence and robotics. It will loo...Show More
Thinking Bigger: Inside Ryan Moran’s Strategy To Build A 9-Figure Business Empire…

44:21 | Nov 8th, 2017

I want you to take a moment, and ask yourself what your biggest, wildest dream would be in life… A dream that’s so big, it immediately fills your mind with doubt about your chances of ever accomplishing that… Maybe it’s to become President.  Maybe it...Show More
Bitcoin: Everything You Need To Know… with Teeka Tiwari

1:04:47 | Oct 31st, 2017

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are a topic that I’ve avoided for years now. Not a single post… Not a single word about the subject, (until today), which is interesting when you consider that I’ve been involved in the cryptocurrency space since 2012. Ye...Show More
Tiger 21: Inside The World’s Most Powerful Peer Group… with Michael Sonnenfeldt

48:09 | Oct 25th, 2017

There are only two ways to change your life, and that’s through the introduction of new information, or new people. Which means that the more you proactively seek these out, the faster your life will change. That’s why groups like EO and masterminds ...Show More
How To Befriend The World’s Most Important People… with Steve Sims

56:51 | Oct 19th, 2017

Imagine if you could pick up the phone and ask the person on the other end for anything you want… Do you want to visit the Titanic, or play with the Rolling Stones? Do you want to have dinner with your favorite movie star, or walk the runway at New Y...Show More
Live A Great Story... with Zach Horvath

43:37 | Oct 12th, 2017

Zach Horvath is a young entrepreneur here in Austin TX who’s doing something very special… He’s taken four words, and he’s turned them into a brand, a company, and a movement that thousands of people around the world voluntarily promote simply becaus...Show More
The Mask Of Masculinity… with Lewis Howes

33:24 | Oct 4th, 2017

Today we’re joined by my good friend Lewis Howes. Lewis is the host of the School of Greatness podcast which is one of the largest in the world with over 1 million downloads per month. I’ve known Lewis for three or four years now, and in fact, he was...Show More
Find Your Why, And You’ll Find Your Purpose… with Simon Sinek

34:25 | Sep 28th, 2017

In 2009, Simon Sinek wrote a little book called, “Start With Why, How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone To Take Action.”, and in that book he starts with a fundamental question…     Why are some people and organizations more innovative, more influential...Show More
How To Hire A Rock-Star CEO… with David Kirchhoff

47:10 | Sep 21st, 2017

Have you ever dreamed of the day when you could hire a CEO who’s capable of running your company, and even grow it even faster than you could? A day when you can hand over all of the responsibility and stress that comes with the position, and know th...Show More
How To Market To Generation Z, With Connor Blakley…

41:11 | Sep 13th, 2017

So a few months ago I was spending some time with a good friend, and previous guest here on the show, Cameron Herold.   And during our conversation he said, “Mike, you need to get Connor Blakley on the show.”   Well it turns out that Connor’s story i...Show More
Mining The Moon, With Google and Naveen Jain...

48:35 | Sep 6th, 2017

Today we have an opportunity to learn from a truly Self-Made Man, and exponential entrepreneur, Naveen Jain. In 1959, Naveen was born one one of the poorest areas of India, and yet he managed to make his way to college and secure an engineer degree. ...Show More
A Professional Recruiter’s Hiring Secrets… with Matthew Schwartz

34:59 | Aug 30th, 2017

Finding talent can be one of the biggest challenges you’ll ever face as an entrepreneur, and few activities have more risk involved. Hiring a key role can either revolutionize your company, or set you back for years. So where do you find the rock sta...Show More
The Psychology That Unlocks Your Full Potential... with Dr. Michael Gervais

52:27 | Aug 23rd, 2017

Is there a common thread connecting how the greatest performers in the world, use their minds to pursue the boundaries of human potential? This is the question that has driven Dr. Michael Gervais throughout his career as one of the most successful pe...Show More
Why You're Different... with Alex Charfen

51:00 | Aug 16th, 2017

If you’ve been listening to the show for a while, you know that I’m a huge fan of the Myer’s Briggs personality types. You can find out which type you are at, and just incase you’re curious, I’m an INTP. But in addition to those 1...Show More
The Introvert’s Guide To Becoming Alpha… with Sarah Jones

46:51 | Aug 3rd, 2017

Are you an engineer, an analytical thinker, or do you look at life through the lense of logic? Do you prefer to observe people rather than talk to them? And does a social event filled with strangers sound like a horrible way to spend your night? If s...Show More
Inside One Of The Fastest Growing Dating Site In The World… with Amy Baglan

50:34 | Jul 26th, 2017

Three years ago, Amy Baglan was frustrated with her dating life…   So as many entrepreneurs do, she decided to create a solution to her problem…   That solution came in the form of a dating site called Think of it as, but f...Show More
No More Mr. Nice Guy… with Dr. Robert Glover

47:27 | Jul 19th, 2017

There is a mental disease that plagues men all over the world… It crushes their spirit, it kills their dreams, and it destroys their confidence…   That disease is Nice Guy syndrome…   It’s the logical thought that if you’re not getting what you want ...Show More
How To Turn Tragedy Into Opportunity… with Andy Hnilo

50:48 | Jul 13th, 2017

In 2011 Andy Hnilo was walking across a busy street when he was suddenly struck by a car, and then another, and another…   He woke up with a collapsed lung, seven broken ribs, and a severe compound fracture of his jaw, which was broken in five places...Show More
25 Year Old Builds $80 Million Watch Company From Scratch… with Jake Kassan

30:57 | Jul 6th, 2017

I have an absolutely amazing success story to share with you today… In 2013, Jake Kassan his business partner Kramer dropped out of college with the dream of reinventing the watch industry. Tired of big brand markups, the duo set out to create a dire...Show More
Startup Wisdom From Reddit Founder, Alexis Ohanian...

42:19 | Jun 29th, 2017

Today we have an incredibly rare opportunity to sit down with the Founder of, Alexis Ohanian.   Founded in 2005, Reddit has become one of the top 10 most visited websites in the world, with over 280 million unique visitors per month.   If ...Show More
Get Scale And Structure, or Wither And Die… with Bedros Keuilian

46:12 | Jun 21st, 2017

You’re at home going about your day when you bend down to pick up your keys, when you suddenly find yourself suffering from a heart attack… You vision narrows, your throat starts to close, and panic overtakes you as you realize that you -- the fitnes...Show More
How To Create A Company Culture That Cares… with Randy Cohen

43:39 | Jun 15th, 2017

Today’s episode has the potential to radically shift the way you think about, and treat your customers, and as a result the way your team does as well.   Randy Cohen is the founder of, and he’s been a personal friend of mine here in Au...Show More
Turning Scarcity Into A $100 Million Company… with Mike McEwan

42:18 | Jun 7th, 2017

Today’s we’re going to sit down with Mike McEwan, who is the Founder of   So is a boutique marketplace that features the latest in women's fashion trends, home decor, and children's clothing.   Over the past few years Mike has built...Show More
How To Build A Fanatical Tribe of Customers…with Russel Brunson

59:46 | Jun 1st, 2017

This week we have an opportunity to welcome back a long time friend of mine, and one of the smartest entrepreneurs I know, Russell Brunson.   For those of you who don’t know Russell, he’s the Founder of the incredibly popular ClickFunnels platform, a...Show More
You Are Stronger Than You Think... with JJ Virgin

52:08 | May 24th, 2017

JJ Virgin is an incredibly successful entrepreneur. She’s built a health and fitness empire complete with a line of nutrition products, millions of fans, and four New York Times Best-Selling books, but all of these accomplishments pale in comparison ...Show More
How To Create A Legendary Brand Through Quality… with David Munson

50:32 | May 10th, 2017

One of the biggest lessons that I’ve ever learned as an entrepreneur, is the power of attaching a story to a product.   A story is what transforms an ordinary piece of clothing, or a car, or a bottle of wine, into something different, into something ...Show More
How To Find The Perfect Business Partner For Explosive Growth… with Mark Winters

45:15 | May 3rd, 2017

There are two primary types of entrepreneurs in the world… The first is the visionary… Visionaries are the dreamers who are constantly thinking about what could be, and who are focused on solving problems with unique ideas and solutions. Walt Disney,...Show More
How To Captivate People... with Vanessa Van Edwards

47:54 | Apr 26th, 2017

One of the single most powerful points of leverage that you can create in your life… Is to master the art of communicating with your fellow humans.   This knowledge can make the difference in so many areas of your life… From getting a date, to making...Show More
How To Become A Business ROCKSTAR...with Gene Simmons

32:55 | Apr 19th, 2017

So today is really special here at Self Made Man for two reasons… First, we just hit the 2 Million download mark, which is just an awesome milestone, and all of you who are listening here today, are the reason for that, so thank you so much for your ...Show More
How To Build A Self-Managing Company... with Dan Sullivan

58:49 | Apr 12th, 2017

At one time or another, every single successful entrepreneur I know… Whether they have a million dollar per year business, or a 100 million per year business, has gone through Dan Sullivan’s Strategic Coach program. When you’re ready to stop working ...Show More
Billionaire Jeff Hoffman’s Secrets To Success…

50:53 | Apr 5th, 2017

Out of the 7.3 billion people that currently inhabit the earth, only 2,000 of them are billionaires, and today we have a chance to spend an hour learning from one of them. Jeff Hoffman is the Founder of which is now valued at more than...Show More
How A “Sonic Logo” Can Dramatically Increase Revenue… with Julian Treasure

48:39 | Mar 29th, 2017

There are few things in life that can affect our emotional state more than sound. The energy that fills your body when your favorite song comes on… The peaceful state of relaxation that comes from the sound of ocean waves. The thrill of a Ferrari’s e...Show More
How To Be A Better Man… with Stephen Mansfield

35:25 | Mar 22nd, 2017

One of the most important ways that we learn as humans, is through observation. We observe the actions and behaviors of others, and we model them. Well what happens when an entire generation of children grow up without fathers to observe, to model, a...Show More
How To Turn Your Small Business, Into A Big Business… with Verne Harnish

51:41 | Mar 15th, 2017

The vast majority of entrepreneurs share a similar experience… We have an idea, we create a product, and then we figure out how to sell it. And if you get the sales part right… If you learn how to market, you can make millions of dollars per year. Bu...Show More
The Rise Of The Robots... with Martin Ford

41:39 | Mar 8th, 2017

In just a few year’s time, it will be the year 2025, and that is the year the world will change forever? Why? Because 2025 is when your computer will have the same processing power as the human brain. And then just 18 months later, it will be twice a...Show More
How To Start A “Bridge Business” That Replaces Your Income… with Sean Ogle

41:29 | Mar 1st, 2017

So how can you realistically start a small business that can replace your income within the next 90 days? How do you safely make that transition from employed, to full time entrepreneur without putting your financial well-being at risk? Well this is ...Show More
How Not To Die, with Dr. Michael Greger…

47:33 | Feb 22nd, 2017

So a few months ago, I was in my monthly Tiger21 meeting in Austin and our Chairman Chris handed out a book that was titled, “How Not To Die” by Dr. Michael Greger. The marketer in me appreciated the title so I took it home and started to learn more ...Show More
How To Build The Biggest Personal Brand In Your Industry... with Jack Canfield

53:04 | Feb 16th, 2017

About 20 years ago, around the age of 18, I remember walking through the aisles of my local bookstore, and buying a copy of my very first personal development book. I had no idea what I was looking for, but I knew that I needed to start thinking diff...Show More
How To Create Massively Viral Facebook Videos, With JP Sears…

1:01:08 | Feb 9th, 2017

Two years ago, a video with a red-headed hippy wearing a purple shirt and a flower sticking out of his headband popped up in my Facebook feed that was titled, “How To Be Ultra Spiritual”.   It was one of the funniest videos I’d ever seen, and it quic...Show More
Have A Problem? Walter “Scorpion” O’Brien Is A Real Life Genie In A Bottle…

44:38 | Feb 1st, 2017

Today you’re going to meet one of the most interesting men on the planet. His name is Walter O’Brien, and he’s known as the 5th smartest person in the world, with an IQ of 197. His life reads like a real-world comic book where a child-prodigy who goe...Show More
How To Scale Your Brand With 1,000+ Events Per Year... with Beri Meric

46:41 | Jan 26th, 2017

How To Scale Your Brand With 1,000+ Events Per Year... with Beri Meric
How To Be Bold, Go Big, And Impact The World… With Peter Diamandis

55:43 | Jan 18th, 2017

How To Be Bold, Go Big, And Impact The World… With Peter Diamandis   There are two epiphanies one can have, that can change the course of your life… The first, is the realization that thinking and dreaming big, is just as easy, and costs nothing more...Show More
From War Zone Refugee, To $100 Million Entrepreneur… with Patrick Bet-David

46:53 | Jan 12th, 2017

From War Zone Refugee, To $100 Million Entrepreneur… with Patrick Bet-David   Last year, you may have seen a short video circulating on Facebook about the life of an entrepreneur that was produced by Patrick Bet-David.   I remember seeing that video,...Show More
How To Gamify Your Customer Experience And Win... with Justin Winter

55:35 | Jan 4th, 2017

Scott Tannen is disrupting the bedding industry with a completely transparent production process through Boll and Branch. Luke Sherwin turned the mattress industry on its head by taking a relatively boring purchase and turning it into an extraordinar...Show More
Bulletproof Productivity Hacks For Your Best Year Ever… With Dave Asprey

54:14 | Dec 28th, 2016

Well, it’s that time of year… A time to reflect on the previous 12 months, and to set our goals for the next 12 to come. Personally, my theme this year is “balance”. I want to work less, and dedicate more time to personal pursuits that enrich my life...Show More
How To Think About Your Business Like A Silicon Valley Star... with Wayne Chang

56:40 | Dec 21st, 2016

How To Think About Your Business Like A Silicon Valley Star... with Wayne Chang
How To Make The Ordinary, Extraordinary… with Luke Sherwin

48:11 | Dec 14th, 2016

It would be extremely hard to think of a business more difficult to build than the one Luke Sherwin founded, and yet Casper Mattresses produced $20 million in revenue in their first 12 months. So how you do take one of the most boring product categor...Show More
A Practical Guide To Building An Empire… with Geoff Woods

49:15 | Dec 7th, 2016

Long time listeners will know that a common theme here at Self Made Man, is the topic of scaling. How to you bridge the gap from a solo entrepreneur to the leader of a growing team which can have a massive impact on your industry and the world. Well ...Show More
How To Start And Build A Massive Podcast… with Jordan Harbinger

46:49 | Nov 30th, 2016

Today we are joined by my friend Jordan Harbinger to give you the inside scoop when it comes to starting and building a podcast. Why Jordan? He started the Art of Charm show ten years ago, so he’s one of the earliest adopters of this medium. He knows...Show More
The Daily Habits of Millionaires… with Dean Graziosi

50:58 | Nov 23rd, 2016

I have known Dean Graziosi for quite a few years now, and he’s one of the few guys out there, that I aspire to be more like. If his name sounds familiar, it’s because you’ve probably seen Dean and his real estate courses on television for the past 20...Show More
How To Survive A Nuclear War… with James Wesley Rawles

53:44 | Nov 16th, 2016

So today I thought we’d do something a little different. Instead of talking about business or personal development, I thought we’d brighten up the mood, and talk about nuclear war. In the past year, we have seen the US and NATO move massive amounts o...Show More
What To Do When Starting From Scratch... with UFC’s Charlie Brenneman.

1:05:49 | Nov 10th, 2016

Today we’re doing something a little different on the show… We’re going to be talking to one of the top UFC fighters in the world, Charlie “The Spaniard” Brenneman. There are only a handful of people out there who have the dedication, determination, ...Show More
Shark Tank’s Chris Sacca Reveals His Secrets To Success With Life, Family, and Money… with Chris Sacca

50:26 | Nov 3rd, 2016

There are very few times when you get an opportunity to learn from the best in life, but today we have that chance. Chris Sacca has become known as the single greatest venture capitalist in the world over the past few years. In 2010, he opened his fi...Show More
The Secret To Building A Massive Membership Business… with Justin Tupper

1:03:14 | Oct 26th, 2016

Today you are going to receive a podcast MBA on how to build a massive membership-based business, from my very good friend Justin Tupper. About 8 years ago, Justin decided to turn his passion for golf, into an online business. Today, RevolutionGolf.c...Show More
How To Launch A Startup In A New Industry And Beat The Big Boys… with Scott Tannen

57:08 | Oct 20th, 2016

Today’s show is definitely one of my all time favorite episodes here at Self Made Man. When I first heard about Scott and his business, my expectations were pretty low, because they’re in a product category that, frankly, most men don’t really care a...Show More
How To Negotiate Like An FBI Agent… Christopher Voss

50:10 | Oct 12th, 2016

From the price of your home, to your car, or a salary… To investor terms, or even the terms of a divorce… Some of the most important decisions you make in life, will require you to negotiate the terms. Unfortunately most of us, especially here in the...Show More
What To Do When Facing Death… with Mike Koenigs

1:06:33 | Oct 5th, 2016

In 2009, Mike Koenigs was on top of the world… He had created one of the most innovative software companies in the marketing world, and had pulled off a product launch that produced over $9,000,000 in sales in just 7 days. A year later, he’d do it ag...Show More
How To Build A Brand That Lasts 100 Years, with Victoria Tsai...

44:17 | Sep 29th, 2016

I’m insatiably fascinated by entrepreneurs who have managed to take an idea and turn it into a product, and then who managed to turn that product into a brand. In the online world, most entrepreneurs I’ve observed, and I include myself in this group,...Show More
How To Build A $100 Million Brand From Scratch, With Andy Dunn…

49:49 | Sep 21st, 2016

What’s the most consistent way to start a company? You find a problem and you decide to solve it. That problem does not need to change the world. You do not need to solve world hunger, and you do not need to be Elon Musk to make a difference. All you...Show More
A Date With Destiny… Featuring Joe Berlinger

54:46 | Sep 14th, 2016

In December of 2014, I was in the process of starting over. I had just walked away from my previous company and I needed to figure out what to do with my life. And around that time, i got an email from my friend Suzanne. She was headed to Tony Robbin...Show More
Dirty Beards, Oil, Dan Bilzerian, And $12 Million Dollars… Go Inside The Rise Of The Dollar Beard Club, with Chris Stoikos…

1:01:33 | Sep 7th, 2016

So welcome to one of the most valuable episodes we’ve had here at Self Made Man… Today we’re speaking with Chris Stoikos, and we’re going to cover A LOT. Last year Chris and his team developed the Cool Box… Which is basically a pimped out toolbox tha...Show More
How To Destroy Your Limiting Beliefs, With Jesse Itzler…

46:31 | Aug 31st, 2016

For better or worse, our lives are the physical manifestation of the stories we tell ourselves on a daily basis… The story that you’re great at this, but you’ll never be good at that. Or the story that whatever happened to you in the past, prevents y...Show More
How To Save America, One Story At A Time… with Mike Rowe

49:33 | Aug 24th, 2016

If you want to know the destiny of a business, or an institution, or a society, you only need to look at one thing… The values held by the leaders of those organizations. Freedom, liberty, honor, and the rule of law… These were the kinds of values th...Show More
How To Attract 1 Million Fans While Raising Four Kids… with Rachel Maser

47:51 | Aug 17th, 2016

When it comes to entrepreneurship, one of the most common pieces of advice you’ll hear, is to turn your passion into your business. That’s how I’ve started all of my companies, and that’s how Rachel’s began as well. Recently divorced and unhappy with...Show More
From Rock Bottom, To Rock Star… with Ryan Blair

46:30 | Aug 10th, 2016

I want you to picture a ladder leaning up against a wall in your mind… And when you reach the top of that ladder you will have achieved and attained all of your greatest goals and desires in life. But right now, you’re feet are on the second step, an...Show More
Words of Wisdom From A Business Prodigy... with Jessica Mah

37:44 | Aug 3rd, 2016

I’m not sure what I was doing at age 11… Probably riding my bike and playing video games. But Jessica… Well by 11 she had already taught herself how to code, and started her first business designing websites. By 13 she’d starting a hosting company an...Show More
Straight Outta Y-Combinator... with Anthony Martin

47:24 | Jul 27th, 2016

We’ve all been there… The moment when time stops as you watch your phone slowly fall towards the ground. The mistake has been made. It’s too late to stop it. All you can do now is hope against hope that when that phone up from off the ground, that yo...Show More
How To Compete Against Massive Competitors And Win… with Eric Ryan

42:13 | Jul 22nd, 2016

Is it possible to walk into one of the largest, most established and most competitive industries in the world, with no money, and no experience, and win? Well it turns out that it is, and today you’re going to hear a true David Vs Goliath story, as w...Show More
How To Create A $50 Million Exit… with Gerard Adams

51:28 | Jul 12th, 2016

You have one of the hottest, fastest growing businesses in the world, and someone comes along and offers to buy it from you for $50 Million. But if you keep going, the business could be worth 3 times that within a year or two. So what do you do? Well...Show More
How To Disrupt An Industry… with Joel Holland

49:12 | Jun 30th, 2016

The disruption and decentralization of large, established industries, is arguably the biggest business innovation that we’ve seen in the past 10 years. Uber has transformed transportation, AirBnB has transformed the hotel industry, 99Designs and ODes...Show More
How To Scale Your Business… with Cameron Herold

41:07 | Jun 22nd, 2016

If you’ve been listening to this show for any length of time, you’ve probably noticed that scaling a company is a common theme for the questions I throw at our guests. And the reason for that, is that scaling a company is something I have yet to real...Show More
Ego Is The Enemy… with Ryan Holiday

54:49 | Jun 15th, 2016

It’s wrecked the careers of promising young geniuses. It’s evaporated great fortunes and run companies into the ground. It’s made adversity unbearable, and turned struggle into shame. It’s the difference between a boss, and a true leader. It is the e...Show More
Words Of Wisdom From Shark Tank's Kevin Harrington...

37:07 | Jun 9th, 2016

Today we are joined by non-other, than Shark Tank’s Kevin Harrington. Kevin is one of the most accomplished serial entrepreneurs you’ll ever meet. In fact, he invented the modern infomercial thanks to a chance meeting a trade show with the inventor o...Show More
Top Angel Investor Reveals How To Create A Scalable, High-Growth Business... with David S. Rose

47:35 | Jun 2nd, 2016

What do you actually need to do in order to create a scalable, high-growth business… The kind of startup you read about in the news? Well today we’re going to find out, as we sit down with one of the most influential people from silicon valley, David...Show More
Inside The Rise of with Michael Wystrach

49:54 | May 25th, 2016

Today is one of those amazing, and rare opportunities to speak to the Founder of one of the fastest growing startups in the world, and find out how they did it… His name is Michael Wystrach, and he’s the man behind Freshly sprouted into ...Show More
How To Become A Magnet For Talent And Business... with Robert Hirsch

55:24 | May 19th, 2016

Today we’re joined by non-other than Robert Hirsch… My former business partner and best friend for the past 8 years. I’d originally met Robert through a mutual friend when I was looking to hire a scaling coach for my first company years ago. So I fle...Show More
How To Write A Sales Message That Moves Millions… with Craig Clemens

1:10:03 | May 11th, 2016

When it comes to starting a business, or achieving financial freedom, there is one skill that rules them all… Your ability to sell. If you have not acquired the ability to consistently sell your product or service and produce cash flow on demand, you...Show More
What To Do When You Lose It All… with Nick Ruiz

45:33 | May 5th, 2016

I can’t think of a single entrepreneur who’s made a fortune, and then hasn’t lost it all at least once during their career… Donald Trump, Robert Kiyosaki, Richard Branson, and even yours truly… When you take chances, you’re eventually going to lose a...Show More
Mike Dillard: $100,000 Month Cash Flow Business Funds His Billion Dollar Disrupter... with Ryan Moran

1:01:20 | Apr 27th, 2016

So today I have something a little different for you. A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to give an interview on my friend Ryan Moran’s podcast, called Freedom Fast Lane. Ryan has a huge following and has interviewed guests like Grant Cardone, Bi...Show More
The Happiness Equation Revealed... with Neil Pasricha

57:17 | Apr 21st, 2016

If you’d like to smile more, laugh more, and just live a happier life in every way on a daily basis, then you’re going to love today’s show… In 2008, Neil Pasricha was serving as the Director of leadership development for Walmart when his world fell ...Show More
Confessions of An Economic Hitman… with John Perkins

47:50 | Apr 13th, 2016

One of my personal goals is to constantly seek to understand the world as it actually is, rather than how I wish to see it, because refusing to do so, means that I am consciously choosing to live within a lie. And if you live within a lie, you’re sim...Show More
How To Make, Keep, And Grow Your Money With Tony Robbins…

30:53 | Apr 6th, 2016

Today we are joined by non-other than THE Tony Robbins. Five years ago, Tony and I noticed the same problem in the world… After the crash of 2008, changes were needed in the financial services industry, and in the way people approach money as whole. ...Show More
The King Of Social Media… with Branden Hampton

54:10 | Mar 30th, 2016

By the age of 21 Branden Hampton was a millionaire. He owned $2.4 Million in real estate. The year was 2004. Three years later he’d lose it all and found himself in the midst of a three year depression. One day he pulled himself out of bed and came a...Show More
Ryan Holiday’s Ultimate Guide To Getting Free Press…

55:34 | Mar 16th, 2016

The idea of getting press or media coverage has always mystified me. I’ve never pursued it, but then again, I haven’t been sold on why I should. You have no control over what gets published, when it gets published, what’s actually said, or the abilit...Show More
Scaling CreativeLive - Why Playing It Safe Is The New Risky... with Chase Jarvis

56:52 | Mar 9th, 2016

I’ve never taken on investment capital for any of my businesses. I’ve always felt that a business worth investing in is making a profit, but if it’s making a profit, there’s no need to sell equity and take on debt in order to grow. Well today’s conve...Show More
How To Build A Software Company… Russel Brunson

57:45 | Mar 2nd, 2016

Over the past 10 years, I’ve made an incredible living by taking the intangible thoughts in my head, and making them tangible and available to others. In the past, what we could create in this life was limited to what we could create with our hands. ...Show More
QUEST: From The Kitchen Counter, To A Billion In Revenue… with Tom Bilyeu

59:53 | Feb 24th, 2016

I learned an extremely valuable lesson during my early years as an entrepreneur, which is this… If you want to make a lot of money, stop thinking about making money, and start thinking about making a difference. I’ve had plenty of opportunities to te...Show More
Rise Of The Nerds, With Steve Kamb…

49:09 | Feb 17th, 2016

Today we sit down with the man, the myth, the legend, and the nerd himself… My Steve Kamb from Today’s show is incredibly powerful for so many reasons… Steve’s the perfect example of someone who turned their passion into their busines...Show More
How To Sell Your Company For Millions… with John Warrilow

56:10 | Feb 10th, 2016

Building a personality based business like all of my previous companies comes with some major advantages… They’re incredibly easy and inexpensive to build… If you have a laptop, and something interesting or educational to share with the world, then y...Show More
How To Survive In A Future of AI and Robotics… with Alec Ross

50:01 | Feb 3rd, 2016

Today we dive into a topic that affects every single one of us, and that I find incredibly fascinating… The future. Specifically, how our world is being transformed by technology at such rapid and exponential pace, that we’ll hardly be able to recogn...Show More
How To Turn Tragedy Into Triumph... with Cole Hatter

1:07:43 | Jan 27th, 2016

When I started this interview with Cole, the plan was to talk about influence and events. You see, a few months ago, Cole managed to pull off one of the largest and most successful events of the year for entrepreneurs, with 450 attendees, and speaker...Show More
Hold Onto Your N.U.T.S… with Wayne Levine

53:46 | Jan 20th, 2016

We’re now 43 episodes into Self Made Man, and like me, you’ve probably started to notice an important trend… Almost all of our guests have experienced a moment in their lives when they had to face their biggest fears and challenges head-on, or be con...Show More
Why Being Broke Can Be Your Biggest Advantage... with Daymond John

34:08 | Jan 12th, 2016

When you start from a place of nothing, when you’re hungry and laser focused on succeeding at whatever you’re out to do… When you’re flat-out determined to get where you’re going no matter what, You’ve got a running start, and a bigger advantage than...Show More
JUICED: How To Transform Your Body and Your Business... with Drew Canole

48:15 | Jan 6th, 2016

One of the biggest keys to success in life, is to turn you greatest passion into a business. That’s what I did 10 years ago when it came to online marketing, and then investing, and now health and food production. And this is the path that Drew Canol...Show More
How To Raise Kids To Become Entrepreneurs… with Mark Hoverson

55:16 | Dec 30th, 2015

As the father of a 5 year old, I’m constantly filled with questions about my son’s future… Who will he turn out to be? What can I do now to prepare him to succeed in a world that’s moving so fast, we’ll hardly recognize it in 15 years. Ultimately, I’...Show More
How To Become The Man / Women You Want... Tucker Max

52:42 | Dec 23rd, 2015

Today Tucker Max joins us for round 2 here at Self Made Man, and this time, we’re here to talk about dating and relationships… If I had to pick one area in life that matters most to men, this would be it. Why? Because our success when it comes to dat...Show More
How To Build A $100 Million Company From Scratch In 12 Months... with Josh Bezoni

1:04:27 | Dec 16th, 2015

Is it possible to launch a company from scratch, and do $100,000,000 in sales within 12 months? Well the answer is yes, and today we’re going to talk to the man who accomplished that feat, and find out exactly how he did it. His name is Josh Bezoni, ...Show More
How To Create The Highest Quality Product In The World… with Porter Stansberry

48:25 | Dec 9th, 2015

As most of you know, I decided to do something incredibly risky this past year… I made the decision to walk away from my 10 year long career as an online educator, in order to start a new company in the farming and hydroponics industry. This is a wor...Show More
How To Create A Wildly Successful Viral Content Company... with Derek Flanzaich

49:34 | Dec 2nd, 2015

By the age of 23, Derek Flanzraich was fed-up. He had struggled with his weight for years, and he was fed up with the diets, the social stigmas, and with the fact that the message sent out to people today is that you have to have six-pack abs to be h...Show More
How To Systematically Turn Your Dreams And Goals Into Reality... Ryan Moran

50:24 | Nov 25th, 2015

Having a goal and a dream for your life is one thing. Creating a clear strategy that you can execute to bring that dream to life is quite another. We’ll today we’re going to sit down with a entrepreneur, and fellow Austinite, Ryan Moran. Ryan and I h...Show More
How To Use Science To Hire The Perfect Assistant, With Tim Francis

48:14 | Nov 18th, 2015

Hello Destiny Forgers! Today we’re going to dive into one of the single biggest challenges you will face as an entrepreneur, which is the ability to get out of your own way as your business starts to grow. In the beginning of your career, you’re doin...Show More
Loyalty, Love, And Lamborghinis... With Andy Frisella

51:32 | Nov 11th, 2015

Today I have some good news for you, and some bad news… The good news is that you’re about to listen to one of my favorite episodes that we’ve ever produced here at Self Made Man, as we sit down the the founder of 1st Phorm Nutrition, Andy Frisella. ...Show More
How To Turn A Pattern of Failure Into A Pattern of Success... With James Altucher

41:44 | Nov 4th, 2015

If there were an actual contest to determine the most interesting man in the world, our guest today, James Altucher, would certainly be among the finalist. The best way I can describe James is that you take a brilliant mind, throw in a large dose of ...Show More
How Joel Brown Built One Of The Largest Blogs In The World From Scratch

45:42 | Oct 28th, 2015

When I come across a story like Joel Brown’s, I’m all ears… Over the past four years Joel took a simple idea, combined it with zero experience, and created one of the largest blogs in the world with over 52,000,000 views… When pu...Show More
How To Build An Evolved Enterprise With Yanik Silver

38:11 | Oct 22nd, 2015

Is it possible to do well in business, while also doing good for the world? That’s the question we’re going to tackle today with a gentlemen who’s had a huge impact on my life over the past 10 years, Yanik Silver. Yanik is one of the original Godfath...Show More
How To Become A Powerful Leader Of Men... With Garrett White

1:02:09 | Oct 15th, 2015

For the vast majority of my interview with Garrett White, I sat in silence… Why? Because I didn’t dare interrupt one of the most incredible, and powerful stories of transformation that I have ever heard. I came across Garrett’s work a few months ago ...Show More
The One Thing That Will Transform Every Aspect Of Your Life For The Better With Jay Papasan

53:31 | Oct 7th, 2015

I’ve recently had the opportunity to get to know a fellow Austinite, author, and entrepreneur, Jay Papasan… Jay is the co-author of the fantastically successful book that you’ve probably seen in every airport bookstore this year… The One Thing. He co...Show More
How You Can Help Me Save 1,500 Lives This Week... With Scott Harrison

30:21 | Sep 30th, 2015

This year I’ve decided to donate my 38th birthday to, with a goal of raising $38,000 to fund the development of four, fresh-water wells in Africa. Many of you are learning about CharityWater for the very first time, so I asked my fri...Show More
How To Kill Your Inner Sheep, And Become A Lion With Sean Whalen

48:20 | Sep 24th, 2015

One of the primary reasons I started Self Made Man, was in response to the constant efforts of the mainstream media and corporations to emasculate men today… Companies like Proctor And Gamble know that their primary customer base is made up of women,...Show More
How To Become A Power Couple With A.J. Yager and Meaghan Connell

51:40 | Sep 16th, 2015

“Power Couple”… This is a term that’s often used to describe those extremely rare couples who transcended beyond a normal, safe, comfortable relationship, to a partnership that brings out the highest potential in each individual. They lift each other...Show More
Inside “Foundr” - How To Build Your Audience, Build Your Credibility, And Take On The Big Boys With Nathan Chan

58:56 | Sep 10th, 2015

How do you launch a digital magazine from your laptop, and end up competing with Entrepreneur, Inc, Success, and Fortune in less than 36 months? Well today we’re going to find out as we sit down with Nathan Chan, the founder, behind “Foundr” magazine...Show More
Mastering The Art of Charm With Jordan Harbinger

46:27 | Sep 4th, 2015

Mastering The Art of Charm With Jordan Harbinger
Inside Digital-Telepathy: The Web Design Company Behind Today's Rising Business Stars With Chuck Longanecker

52:36 | Aug 26th, 2015

Today we have an opportunity to sit down with Chuck Longanecker. Chuck is the CEO and founder of Digital Telepathy, a webdesign company which helps startups, web designers, entrepreneurs and large organizations improve the user experience of websites...Show More
How To Increase Your Productivity And Motivation With Tai Lopez...

54:55 | Aug 19th, 2015

Today we are going to talk about ways to increase your productivity and motivation, which is something that all of us can use more of, and to do that, I’ve invited one of the smartest entrepreneurs I’ve ever met to join us, Tai Lopez Tai is the singl...Show More
The Most Amazing Story of Perseverance And Victory I’ve Ever Heard With Com Mirza

1:07:31 | Aug 12th, 2015

A few days ago a message popped up in Facebook… “Hey Mike, I’m in Austin for the next 24 hours… Let’s meet up” It was from my friend Com, who was here from Dubai on business. Com and I had met a few years ago and an event for entrepreneurs, and durin...Show More
How To Create A Business That Can Change The World With Wesley Chapman…

55:27 | Aug 4th, 2015

Today we are re-connecting with Wesley Chapman from In our first interview with Wesley we had the opportunity to learn about the incredible challenges he’s had throughout his life, how he’s been able to turn those years of abuse int...Show More
How To Create Momentum In Your Business With Alex Charfen…

49:55 | Jul 29th, 2015

Today we sit down with my friend and fellow entrepreneur, Alex Charfen. Alex and his wife have been helping entrepreneurs scale their businesses, and create structure and momentum, using methods that are tailored to each specific entrepreneur’s perso...Show More
Your Past Does Not Determine Your Future With Wesley Chapman…

1:00:20 | Jul 22nd, 2015

All of us have struggles in life. My years in middle school and high school were brutal. I was beaten-up, pissed-on, excluded from absolutely everything, had my trust gained and betrayed over and over again for sport. Had my house papered over 100 ti...Show More
How To Acquire The Discipline Needed To Bring Your Dreams To Life With Jairek Robbins...

55:36 | Jul 15th, 2015

Deep down, we all know what we need to do to achieve our dreams and our goals… We’ve got to put in the time, the work, and the effort to get the job done. Whether that’s reading a book, devouring a course, hitting the gym, or controlling our diet… An...Show More
How To Grow And Protect Your Wealth with Garrett Gunderson...

55:24 | Jul 8th, 2015

How To Grow And Protect Your Wealth with Garrett Gunderson...
How To Write A Book That Can Make You Millions With Tucker Max

51:31 | Jul 2nd, 2015

10 years ago, I wrote my very first book. It was just 55 pages long, I wrote it in Microsoft Word, and never had it edited or spell-checked. That book would go on to sell over 100,000 copies, and bring in over $25,000,000. Those 55 pages literally ma...Show More
How To Grow Your Brand And Live Your Dream With Lewis Howes

54:59 | Jun 25th, 2015

When I sit down and take up-and-coming entrepreneurs through the process of starting a business, we start with two things… First, we need to figure out the niche or industry you want to build your business in, and second, we need to figure out how to...Show More
Scaling ONNIT with Aubrey Marcus

55:19 | Jun 17th, 2015

Today we have an amazing opportunity to sit down and talk to Aubrey Marcus. Aubrey is the founder of ONNIT, one of the fastest growing health and fitness companies in the US. If you haven’t heard of ONNIT yet, you will… They are changing the game whe...Show More
How To Find The Love Of Your Life... with Annie Lalla

1:05:45 | Jun 9th, 2015

There is nothing in life that will have more of an impact on your happiness, success, or general fulfillment than the quality of your relationship. And yet finding that person, creating, and sustaining an amazing relationship has proven to be one of ...Show More
Mastering Your Life, Love, And Business With Eben Pagan

1:13:07 | Jun 3rd, 2015

Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to someone who’s had an absolutely incredible impact on my life… Twelve years ago, you probably wouldn’t have recognized me… I was extremely shy, especially when it came to dating. I had no self-confidence...Show More