John Lee Dumas is the host of Entrepreneurs on Fire, a podcast he started in 2012 by releasing one new episode every single day. In this episode he talks about how building a business is also about finding the right metrics, and why he scaled-down the podcast (and launched a new one) !
John Lee Dumas is an American entrepreneur and podcaster based in Puerto Rico. He is the founder and host of Entrepreneurs on Fire, a business podcast where he interviews successful entrepreneurs. As of 2018, his podcasts have received 70 million downloads with 1 million monthly listens.
EOFire launched September 22, 2012. As his subscribers grew, he published Podcast Launch in the Amazon bookstore. Podcast Launch is a guide of the exact steps he took to launch Entrepreneurs On Fire. In 2013, Dumas launched Podcasters’ Paradise, a community of podcasters.
EOFire has featured several entrepreneurs including Tony Robbins, Seth Godin, Gary Vaynerchuk, Barbara Corcoran, Tim Ferriss, and Brian Tracy. The show was named Best of iTunes in 2013. EOFire generates 7 figures in revenue annually and Dumas continues to openly share his income breakdown in a monthly report on his site, verified by a CPA. Dumas’ audience has almost quadrupled since 2013, and in 2015, he made $195,000 in income. As of 2018, Dumas has podcasted over 2,000 episodes.
JLD talks about a lot of things in this interview. Here are specific things you’ll learn:
JLD’s interview is available in audio.
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Special thanks to John Lee Dumas for taking time to join me this week!