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SPI 196: How to Level Up Your Life with Steve Kamb

On today's show, I talk with the founder of Nerd Fitness, Steve Kamb. Steve has built an amazing community at the intersection of his two interests: fitness and video games. By carving out a space in the highly competitive fitness market for folks just like him, Steve’s Nerd Fitness has become more than a business—it’s an amazing, die-hard community of devoted fans.

Looking Ahead into 2016: What’s Coming Up

A lot has been happening behind the scenes here at SPI Headquarters, and I wanted to take a few minutes to share some of the exciting developments we have in store for you for next year. And when I say “in store for you,” I really mean for you.

My May 2015 Monthly Income Report

My May 2015 Income Report is live! Check out what I've been up to and read my income and expense report for the month. You'll also read about some important lessons learned and what I have planned for the future. Enjoy!

SPI 163: Michael Hyatt on the Secrets of Team Building and Leadership

It’s such a pleasure to have Michael Hyatt as my guest this week. Michael is a truly inspirational leader, and he brings an amazing wealthy of wisdom and experience with him. He’s talking with me today about something close to home for every entrepreneur: being a leader and building your team.

SPI 158: How to Productize Your Service-Based Business

I've got a truly special episode this week—one that I hope will be a huge game-changer for a lot of you. This episode is all about productizing. A productized service takes a skill you already provide and allows it to run systematically, growing with or without your direct involvement. It's what the passive income lifestyle is all about. Productizing your service can free you from the classic freelance model, where you bill by the hour. When you productize, you're no longer limited by the number of hours you can feasibly work. Exciting, right? Listen in for more...

SPI 155: Inside One of My Weekly Mastermind Meetings

I would not be where I'm at today if it was not for the mastermind groups I'm in. They are so important to me, I'm actually in 3 separate groups, and I put them up there near my family in terms of priority because they've made such a huge impact - not just on my business, but in my life. In this episode, you'll get a behind the scenes listen of an actual phone call with my mastermind members, and hear exactly what can happen in one of these powerful mastermind hotseat sessions.

SPI 149: Dane Maxwell Interviews Pat Flynn

The most downloaded episode of the SPI Podcast is #46, featuring Dane Maxwell. Today, Dane returns to the Smart Passive Income Podcast—and this time he's interviewing me! We discuss why I've started a software business, and talk more in depth Dane's approach for starting a new business from scratch, and the mindset and steps required in order to succeed. Pat's in the hotseat today - check it out!

5 Books From 2014 That I’ve Read More Than Once

I've read (or listened to) a lot of books recently, but there are a handful of books that I've went through more than once. Here's a list of 5 books that I re-read in 2014, and why I decided to double up on them.

SPI 138: Meet Team Flynn—My Trip to Columbus and a Big Decision I Need to Make by 2015

I've never published an episode like this before, and it's making me completely nervous. Come behind the scenes with me and my team and listen in on conversations we've had about our plans for 2015. Thanks to Alex Blumberg and his new podcast Startup for the inspiration to present content in this new and exciting format.

200 Episodes of #AskPat Later: Revenue and My Top 5 All-Time Favorites!

AskPat, my daily podcast, just hit episode 200 today! Here are the results of producing the show, including revenue, and how it's affecting the rest of my brand. Plus, my top-5 all-time favorite episodes!