Quit Retired


Quit is about change, the challenges of improving your career, making tough decisions, and starting something awesome.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

#119: Things That Last

December 15, 2017 at 4:30PM • 55 minutes

Dan and Haddie talk about doing the daily grinding tasks that you know will pay off one day, how Domino's Pizza is standing out, how reading can help you unwind from your day, and more!

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#118: Swallowing the Frog

December 11, 2017 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 1 minute

Dan and Haddie discuss how you can't expect your business to become a success overnight, a 6 year old making $11 million a year, the importance of having a good nighttime routine, thinking about the next emerging market.

#117: Prenup For Your Business

December 8, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 6 minutes

Dan and Haddie talk about overcoming obstacles, making a business by cheating the system, and how productive you really are at work.

#116: Influencers

October 31, 2017 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 2 minutes

Dan and Haddie talk about influence, attention, and scarcity using Apple as an example of effective execution.

#115: Little Ego

October 27, 2017 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

Dan talks about building a SaaS platform, all the while joined by Haddie to discuss a listener email about the challenges of breaking into a new career and unpaid internships, changing the way you ask for feedback, and just being open about things.

#114: You're Using It Wrong

September 29, 2017 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 1 minute

Dan and Haddie talk about going the extra mile for your customers, regaining the excitement you had when you started your job, and answer listener Brian's question about CASHFLOW!!!

#113: Name One Poem

August 31, 2017 at 5:00PM • 60 minutes

Dan and Haddie do some followup about charging for your time/service, leaving a comfortable job to take an independant risk, asking yourself if you're critical to your company's success, digital nomads, and a reminder to take time to feed your soul.

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#112: Not As Much Stooge

July 31, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the 'Briefcase Technique', Last Chance U, the fear of change, and asking for a raise.

#111: Emotional Cost

July 21, 2017 at 5:45PM • 1 hour 4 minutes

Dan is joined by Haddie to discuss the possible guilt that comes with doing work for profit, new business owner advice from Listener Brian, the right way to encourage (not pressure) your partner to make the leap into a more fulfilling job, how to engage with freelancers, and the services you need to look into when starting your business.

#110: Examination of the Day

June 28, 2017 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 14 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss limiting the hours you work per week, how athletes make sleep a priority, an inspirational quote about believing in yourself, and taking advice from Benjamin Franklin to examine your day.