Quit Retired


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

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

#59: Big Shot Carlos

November 7, 2014 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Dan takes calls to talk about Patreon, getting too comfortable at your job, letting down your audience, having and being the best, showing hustle, how he's worried about podcasting, and more.

#58: Every Time I See a Donut I Think of You

October 24, 2014 at 6:30PM • 1 hour 36 minutes

Dan Benjamin is joined by Rich Stevens (a.k.a. rstevens) of Diesel Sweeties, and Haddie Cooke, to discuss Patreon, support, change, boredom, independence, weighing the options of hiring help or staying small, and more.

#57: Just Enough To Derail Me

October 9, 2014 at 2:15PM • 2 hours 3 minutes

Dan takes calls to discuss focus: too much, too little, loosing it and getting it back.

#56: A Jamba Juice Type Situation

October 3, 2014 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 27 minutes

Dan and Haddie take calls and discuss jobs!

#55: You Can't Fix The Weather

September 19, 2014 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 56 minutes

Dan is joined by Andy McMillan to talk about The Manual, XOXO Fest, and things you have no control over.

#54: Something Mister Miyagi Said

September 5, 2014 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 31 minutes

Dan is joined by Haddie to discuss being original and being copied, the difference between getting burnt out vs losing focus on your goal, loving what you do, finding the joy in the process not just the end result, and Dan reveals secrets about 5by5 and how it all came together.

#53: Under The Desk On Phone Calls

August 15, 2014 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 37 minutes

With the official name change from Quit to Grit, Dan is joined by Haddie Cooke to talk about negotiations, interviews, open offices, and more!

#52: Is He The British One?

July 10, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 13 minutes

Dan is joined by Myke Hurley to talk about his next new adventure and independence.

#51: No Silver Bullet

June 19, 2014 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 24 minutes

Dan and Haddie are joined by their friend and guest Shawn Blanc to discuss starting something, building a name for yourself, consistency, and how sometimes getting fired can be the best thing ever.

#50: Upping Your Game

May 1, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 28 minutes

Dan is joined by Haddie and Shawn Blanc to discuss delegating, hiring, firing and freelancing.