• Andy Traub is a writer, speaker & podcaster

Andy Traub is a creator.  Whether it's a podcast, book, blog post or speech, his message is the same. You must take permission if you want to live a great life, create great art, and positively impact the world.

From his small town in South Dakota Andy has been able to reach the world with his messages thanks to hundreds of thousands of downloads of his podcasts and thousands of books sold.

In 2010 Seth Godin gave him permission to produce The Unofficial Linchpin Podcast. In that same year he partnered with Cliff Ravenscraft, the world's most popular podcast consultant, to create a technology show called Business Tech Weekly.  He has worked with or been a guest on shows with thought leaders like Michael Hyatt, Todd Henry, Chris LoCurto, Jeff Goins, Jon Acuff, Dan Miller and Andy Andrews.

In early 2013 Andy self-published his first book The Early To Rise Experience: Learn To Rise Early in 30 Days. His book was a tremendous success and as more and more authors wanted to learn the secrets to his success he built The Self-Publishing System to teach authors how to find the success he did with his first book. In 2014 he published The Early To Rise Experience For Moms, written by and for moms who want to learn to rise early.

Andy speaks often to audiences on how to create great things while maintaining a healthy family life.