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How to Take Over the World
How to Take Over the World
Ben Wilson

Anyone who has achieved greatness has, in part, patterned themselves after those who came before. Napoleon learned from Charlemagne, Charlemagne learned from... more

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Episodes

Vladimir Putin Part 1 (Updated)

Vladimir Putin: Modern day czar, KGB man, billionaire, reformer, autocrat. In part 1, we examine his rise to power. This... more

27 May 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Walt Disney (Part 2)

Walt Disney's rise to greatness, including his creation of Mickey Mouse, Snow White, Disneyland, and more.   Please rate and... more

31 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Walt Disney (Part 1)

Walt Disney's childhood, adolescence, how how he got his start in animation, and his first successes.   Please rate and... more

20 Jan 2022 · 43 minutes
Mini-Episode: John Wooden and How to Practice

John Wooden was known as one of the greatest coaches of all time. So why he did he have shorter... more

08 Jan 2022 · 9 minutes
Christmas Special

The story of St. Nicholas, plus listener questions!

25 Dec 2021 · 19 minutes
Napoleon Revisited

How exactly was Napoleon able to accomplish so much in such a short period of time? On this episode, I... more

14 Dec 2021 · 26 minutes
Alexander the Great: Endnotes

Everything you didn't know you needed to know about Alexander the Great. Topics include a brief review of the... more

08 Dec 2021 · 35 minutes
Alexander the Great (Part 2)

Alexander the Great took his father's kingdom and made it the greatest empire the world had ever seen. Part two... more

19 Nov 2021 · 51 minutes
Alexander the Great (Part 1)

Alexander the Great took his father's kingdom and made it the greatest empire the world had ever seen. Part one... more

25 Oct 2021 · 53 minutes
SPECIAL: Interview on "If I Was Starting Today"

Recently, I was interviewed on the podcast "If I Was Starting Today" by Jim Huffman. He has graciously allowed me... more

06 Oct 2021 · 43 minutes
How to Raise a Genius: Laszlo Polgar

Is there a formula for genius? One man thinks that he has found it - and he used it to... more

17 Sep 2021 · 28 minutes
Mini-Episode: Just Work

This week's mini-episode has two stories and two quotes that all focus on a single theme: Just work. Source of... more

17 Aug 2021 · 4 minutes
Philip the Great: Endnotes

All my endnotes on Philip II of Macedon, including: * Who was greater, Philip or Alexander? * Why Athens really... more

19 Jul 2021 · 17 minutes
Philip the Great

Philip II of Macedon is best known as the father of Alexander the Great. But was he an even greater... more

13 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Mansa Musa

Mansa Musa was possibly the richest man of all time, but there was something that mattered much more to him.... more

28 Jul 2020 · 21 minutes
Frederick Douglass

Slave. Runaway. Abolitionist. Orator. Statesman. Legend. On this episode, we explore how Frederick Douglass was able to go from the... more

03 Jul 2020 · 38 minutes
Mini-Episode: The Greatest Poet of All Time: Gerard Manley Hopkins

A short anecdote about the greatest poet of all time, Gerard Manley Hopkins, and why some people might accidentally learn... more

12 Jun 2020 · 7 minutes
Thomas Edison (Part 3)

All of my Edison notes that didn't make it into Part 1 & Part 2, including: Edison vs. Tesla... more

29 May 2020 · 38 minutes
Thomas Edison (Part 2)

How did Thomas Edison rise from obscure origins in a frontier town in Michigan to become the most famous man... more

22 May 2020 · 36 minutes
Thomas Edison (Part 1)

How did Thomas Edison rise from obscure origins in a frontier town in Michigan to become the most famous man... more

25 Apr 2020 · 43 minutes
Mini-Episode: Catherine the Great

How did a German girl from a family of little note become one of the most powerful people in the... more

11 Oct 2019 · 11 minutes
Mini-Episode: How Steve Jobs Got What He Wanted

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.... more

06 Aug 2019 · 5 minutes
The Wealthiest Family of All Time - The Rothschilds (Part 2)

How did the Rothschilds go from a poor family inhabiting a part-share of a home in a Jewish ghetto to... more

12 Jul 2019 · 41 minutes
The Wealthiest Family of All Time - The Rothschilds (Part 1)

How did the Rothschilds go from a poor family inhabiting a part-share of a home in a Jewish ghetto to... more

05 Mar 2019 · 51 minutes
Julius Caesar (Part 4)

Check out more at HTTOTW.com or find me on Instagram and Twitter at @HTTOTW.

05 Jun 2018 · 39 minutes
Julius Caesar (Part 3)

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

18 Apr 2018 · 33 minutes
Julius Caesar (Part 2)

In Gaul, Julius Caesar gives a master class on how to demonstrate leadership and cultivate trust when you are tasked... more

23 Mar 2018 · 34 minutes
Julius Caesar (Part 1)

In the first episode on the life of Julius Caesar, I analyze his rise and some of the fundamental character... more

14 Feb 2018 · 1 hour,
Vladimir Putin (2/2)

In the second episode on the life of Vladimir Putin, I analyze his communication strategy, his vast wealth and why... more

26 Jan 2018 · 49 minutes
Vladimir Putin (1/2)

Vladimir Putin: Modern day czar, KGB man, billionaire, reformer, murderer. In part 1, we examine his rise to power. Tune... more

16 Jan 2018 · 45 minutes
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The Wealthiest Family of All Time - The Rothschilds (Part 1)
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How did the Rothschilds go from a poor family inhabiting a part-share of a home in a Jewish ghetto to the richest... more