I started listening to more & more podcasts. these days, filtering based on my likes and try every other good podcast recommended by people on twitter although my personal interest is more likely in Tech, advertising, and VC I even try some fun podcasts to keep myself distracted from the music world.
Although almost all the podcast is 1 or more people bragging about their knowledge and lifestyle, in the end, it comes to how much core value a person could derive from the content he consumed.
Before starting I would explain my genre and area of interest, in brief, to get the slightest idea of what I listened to. main categories are- philosophy, tech, finance, business, and startup podcast.
Podcast recommendation list
My day isn’t complete if I haven’t Consumed something from a16z. Hosted by Andreessen Horowitz V.C of probably all next big startups (Y Combinator. well do I need to say anything?). I Can’t Believe all their content is freemium.
The gem which is produced by NPR discusses the idea of human behavior and how they shape the ideas in real-world all backed by logic and science this will make you see your life completely different
As a big Tim Ferris fan after reading his (4 hour work week and weekly recommendation for his blog it is the number 1 podcast on the apple podcast also selected as apple’s best podcast and many more awards. the podcast format is where Tim interviews all the top business people and discusses challenges faced by them the best thing about Tim is he knows the best question to ask and always
Although this is an Alpha Male kind of Content, it’s worth listening to. I started listening to this in 2017. The Art of Manliness Podcast is a podcast that aims to help men become better men. Art of manliness also had a famous blog in those days where they recommend the best things to try and things to do in life for 30 days and to have a completely different perspective on life.
I use to be a Freakonomics listener earlier where it had a similar format of discussing interesting facts and how that turned out to be awesome by implementing certain techniques. Invisible is the same as Freakonomics if you enjoyed Freakonomics then you would definitely love this podcast (as of now this is not in my podcast list as I started listening to more of the business podcast)
Advertising is dead
Hosted by the founder of Glitch (Varun Duggirala) Now that advertising depicts a bad idea because it’s often associated with a block in the digital world. Varun Duggi invites a lot of guests into the podcast and talks specifically about how advertising has evolved.
Netflix vs. HBO. Nike vs. Adidas. Business is war. Business war is all about business fighting with each other to be the ultimate survivor in the business. A very thrilling format deep diving into what idea that turnaround the business into the way it is today and what drives these companies and their founders. the sound editing and the people make it absolutely binge-worthy. the series comes in 4-5 episodes normally where the podcast talks about the history of the business.It is Hosted by David Brown, former anchor of Marketplace. From Wondery, the network behind Dirty John and American History Tellers. – https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/business-wars/id1335814741
Exponent is a podcast about tech and society hosted by Ben Thompson and James Allworth Apple PodcastBen Thompson is the author and founder of Stratechery, a blog about the business and strategy of technology. You can follow him on Twitter @benthompson.
Although I stopped listening to the simple hustle culture as it is nothing but just all about saying do it without any basis of reality (this is the exact reason why I hate all these pseudo motivational speakers like (Garry vee) A very shot 15 minutes podcast hosted by Piyush Agarwal although this helps when you are going through tough to give a quick boost in the motivation.
Invest like the best podcast
– Patrick O’Shaughnessy
Patrick O’Shaughnessy is the CEO of the asset management company called O’Shaugnessy where his family members are all considered to be public figures. Invest like the best is all about Exploring the ideas of people that will help you to invest your time and money better. He also has a blog where you can find out – InvestorFieldGuide.com
HBR idea cast
A weekly podcast starring all thinkers and popular personalities and public figures mostly out of silicon valley discussing their unique idea in shaping their business
Making Sense (SAM HARRIS)
Neuroscientist, philosopher and best-selling author Sam Harris is always a bliss to listen to. he is one of the controversial personalities for questioning the idea of people and having a contrarian belief. Sam is a big-time philosopher and Sam Harris also has a meditation app which recently recommended by a lot of people.
Master Of Scale
Master of scale is all about scaling the business from zero to billions and the challenges faced by the founders when they are founding the company and what turned around from there. Legendary Silicon Valley Entrepreneur and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman test his theories with famous founders. Guests include Mark Zuckerberg & Reed Hastings (Netflix), with wonderful sound editing and music and a perfect storytelling
Naval & Nivi podcast
Startup, finance, investing, general wisdom, productivity, life hacks, wealth creation, and whatnot in a 5 minutes podcast Naval has also had all the wealth theory of how to become rich in the 1-hour podcast (which is all 5 minutes podcast put together) which is recommended by most people.
Business Behavior and Brain
A podcast hosted by Nir Eyal And Far, a podcast about business, and behavior. discussing the productivity this is also a small boost in the motivation kind of podcast as it has nothing much to take kind of podcast.
Recode’s Kara Swisher and NYU Professor Scott Galloway give a huge insight into the tech world on the technology is shaping and their wins and fails every week is a must listen to as Scott Galloway is always known as the man of predictions this podcast is also Produced by Recode and the Vox Media Podcast Network.
Paisa Vaisa is a podcast by Anupam Gupta and recently Paytm started funding the podcast. Paisa Vaisa is all about the money I remember when I first discovered this podcast back in 2017’s when I was listening to Savan music (right now Jio-Savan) suddenly it was discovered on my feed and since then I started listening to it. from SIP, mutual investments, funding, credit cards, and loans basically Anupam made it a point that he had covered everything in the podcast.
Kara Swisher Silicon Valley’s most renowned journalist interviews all the famous politicians celebrities tech founders like Zuckerberg, Evan Spiegel, and even Elon Musk, and many other personalities on their ideas and how they started doing what they are doing it now. tune in every week which is Produced by Recode and the Vox Media Podcast Network.