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Top 101 MORE Podcast Interview Questions

Just over one year ago we wrote an article on the top questions in podcasting. But after one more year of podcasting and hearing some awesome questions we had to add some… less general podcast questions. We hope that these questions will continue to launch your podcast into a higher orbit. As per last year … Continue reading Top 101 MORE Podcast Interview Questions

Just over one year ago we wrote an article on the top questions in podcasting. But after one more year of podcasting and hearing some awesome questions we had to add some… less general podcast questions. We hope that these questions will continue to launch your podcast into a higher orbit.

As per last year we have highlighted some of our favorites. Please tell us if you have any questions we missed!

Questions

  1. What is the one thing you know about what you do that others miss/forget?
  2. How would your biggest fan/enemy describe you?
  3. How many failures did it take to get where you are now?
  4. What is the phrase you most often repeat to yourself?
  5. What is something you have recently changed your mind about?
  6. What is the most persuasive thing to you?
  7. What is an automatic red flag in your book?
  8. What do you consider yourself skilled at that you wish you had more time to dedicate to?
  9. What is a positive thing that most people have missed that you wish to bring some light to?
  10. What was the key moment that you knew that ____ was true/false?
  11. What is the #1 thing that the world is lacking in your opinion?
  12. What can you not live without?
  13. What was your ‘monster under the bed’ as a child?
  14. Do you have any odd superstitions?
  15. How do you approach new mentors/mentees?
  16. What do you do to get pumped/focus?
  17. Who was your most impactful teacher?
  18. Where do you start when you begin learning a new topic?
  19. What is your approach to conflict?
  20. If you could teach a class of your choice in front of 100 of the brightest minds what would you call your class?
  21. If 12yo/15yo/20yo you were asked the same question what do you think they would say?
  22. If your job suddenly vanished how would you restart?
  23. If I were to ask you the perfect question what would that be?
  24. What is something you have given up recently?
  25. If you could purge the world of one thing, what would that be?
  26. How do you know something is true?
  27. If there something you know to be true, that you wish you didn’t?
  28. What conversation has most affected your life?
  29. How do you prioritize all the things you’re dealing with?
  30. What kind of person do you want to be affiliated with?
  31. What do you think is the mutual element that the 5 people closest to you share?
  32. When have you been most affected by the change?
  33. How should people address the issue you care about most?
  34. What would the first step look like for a layperson?
  35. What historical figure would you like to have lunch with?
  36. What quote has rung the truest for you in the past year?
  37. Do you have a theme song?
  38. What would be the best way for people to reach out to you in order to collaborate?
  39. When has what you do not been enough?
  40. When do you think ____ will change?
  41. Where do people find your work?
  42. What are the methods those on the other side of the spectrum approach this issue?
  43. What is an unpopular opinion that you have?
  44. Who is someone you respect with contrary views? Why?
  45. How have you leveraged your unique value?
  46. What can you not live without?
  47. What book should everyone read?
  48. What have your read recently that you found profound/wrong/interesting?
  49. Who do you follow on social media?
  50. What is your guilty pleasure/vice?
  51. What has helped you become successful where others have not?
  52. What person do you think contributes to your success the most?
  53. What do you consider success?
  54. How long did it take to reach the understanding you have now?
  55. What are the unique traits that make the best ____?
  56. Why should people even care about ____?
  57. What is a common misconception of ____?
  58. What is the biggest lie people in your field believe?
  59. What signifies to your success?
  60. Why do you keep doing what you do, despite ____?
  61. What is the sweet spot between ____ and ____?
  62. When do you know when to stop?
  63. What is your favorite failure?
  64. What advice do you have for people following in your footsteps?
  65. What are the DEF’s of what you do best?
  66. What project are you most excited about?
  67. Tell us about what we are missing in this discussion.
  68. What fictional character do you most relate to? 
  69. What is the biggest opportunity you see right now?
  70. What is your favorite podcast (aside from his one?)
  71. What is your least favorite thing other people do? (You can’t say chew with your mouth open)
  72. Tell us a story you haven’t told on air before.
  73. If you could trend a hashtag what would it be?
  74. Do you feel you can fully express your opinions?
  75. What easy-fix do you wish people would stop using?
  76. What attribute of those you admire do you see in yourself/wish you could see more?
  77. What is more powerful ‘no’ or ‘yes’?
  78. What gift has meant the most to you?
  79. What is the best investment you have made?
  80. What is an absurd thing that you love?
  81. What city most aptly reflects you?
  82. What non-profit do you want people to support more?
  83. What purchase has most impacted you?
  84. What are your personal beliefs on ___?
  85. If I asked that question again, what would be the less politically correct answer/answer you wished you could give?
  86. What word do you wish English had?
  87. What do you do first thing when you wake up?
  88. What practice do you have that keeps you sane?
  89. What movie should every persona watch?
  90. What is something outside of this conversation that ‘nerd out’ over?
  91. God forbid, something kept you from doing what you do best, what would you do instead?
  92. What is your favorite app currently?
  93. When should people stop?
  94. If you become immortal how would that affect what you do?
  95. What would be your last meal if you could choose?
  96. What conversation do you wish you could eavesdrop on?
  97. What would be your superpower if you could choose?
  98. If you had to sacrifice a virgin to the gods, where would you find said virgin, and which god(s) would you sacrifice them to?
  99. What pagan god is the best?
  100. Boxers or Briefs? (Freebird?)
  101. Who is the ____ person in existence?

Other great places for podcast questions: https://designyourthinking.com/podcast-interview-questions/

and https://tim.blog/tag/11-questions-that-changed-my-life/

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