How to Take Over the World  Podcast

How to Take Over the World Podcast

We tell the stories and analyze the lives of the greatest men and women to ever live. By examining their strategies, tactics, mindset, and work habits, How to Take Over the World helps you understand the great people of history, so that you can follow in their footsteps.

This is both a history and motivational podcast. We discuss people from Julius Caesar to Steve Jobs, and everyone in between.

Recent Episodes

Elizabeth II

Oct. 4, 2022

The life and times of Elizabeth II, the late queen of the United Kingdom. Special thank you to our sponsor Tiny Capital. If you are interested in selling your business, please check them out at

Brigham Young (Part 1)

Sept. 9, 2022

How Brigham Young rose from abject poverty to lead The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. If you are looking to sell a company, check out Sources:

Vladimir Putin Part 1 (Updated)

May 27, 2022

Vladimir Putin: Modern day czar, KGB man, billionaire, reformer, autocrat. In part 1, we examine his rise to power. This is an updated version with a new introduction and a few minor additions. Thank you to our sponsor, Cop…

Walt Disney (Part 2)

March 31, 2022

Walt Disney's rise to greatness, including his creation of Mickey Mouse, Snow White, Disneyland, and more.   Please rate and review on Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

Walt Disney (Part 1)

Jan. 20, 2022

Walt Disney's childhood, adolescence, how how he got his start in animation, and his first successes.   Please rate and review on Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

Mini-Episode: John Wooden and How to Practice

Jan. 8, 2022

John Wooden was known as one of the greatest coaches of all time. So why he did he have shorter practices than any of his contemporaries, and what can it teach us about greatness?