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

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?

Christmas Special

Dec. 25, 2021

The story of St. Nicholas, plus listener questions!

Napoleon Revisited

Dec. 14, 2021

How exactly was Napoleon able to accomplish so much in such a short period of time? On this episode, I review the book Napoleon: How He Did It. It was written by Baron Fain, a private secretary of Napoleon's. He explains Nap…