Frequently asked questions

Q: Where can I listen to the podcast?

A: You can listen to The Maxwell Leadership Podcast at or on your favorite podcast listening app such as iTunes, Google Play, YouTube, or Spotify.

Q: Is The Maxwell Leadership Podcast free?

A: Yes. The podcast is absolutely free! We even offer free bonus resources for every episode or series. The bonus resource for most episodes is a fill-in-the-blank PDF worksheet that outlines John Maxwell's lesson. Every once in a while, we will offer free video content of John's lesson as the bonus resource. 

Q: How do I get the bonus resource for an episode?

A: The best way to receive bonus resources is to subscribe to our podcast email list. You will receive direct links to the bonus resources and the show page every time a new episode is released. You can also download the bonus resource by visiting the episode’s unique show page and clicking the bonus resource button. You will need to enter your first name and email address in order to be directed to the bonus resource.

Q: How often are episodes released?

A: New episodes are released every Wednesday. In addition to our regularly scheduled episodes, we also release Candid Conversations between John Maxwell and your host Mark Cole every other Friday. These Candid Conversations offer a behind the scenes look into what's currently happening in the John Maxwell world.

Q: Does John Maxwell host The Maxwell Leadership Podcast?

A: Your hosts for the podcast are John Maxwell and Mark Cole (CEO of Maxwell Leadership). The layout of most episodes contains a pre-recorded teaching from John, followed by a discussion by Mark and a co-host. However, John joins live for every installment on Candid Conversations.

Q: How do I listen to past episodes?

A: You can browse and listen to all of our past episodes at or the podcast’s home page of your favorite podcast app where you can see the entire list of past shows.

Q: How can I share this podcast?

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Q: How long is an episode?

A: Most episodes are anywhere from roughly 30 to 45 minutes.

Q: Where can I find more of John’s books and resources?

A: You can find all of John’s books and leadership development resources at

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