Content Consumption
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Content Consumption

I consume a lot of content. Below are some of the podcasts and newsletters I often consume, as well as a list of recent books I've read. This list is far from comprehensive but acts as a good start.

Podcasts

NameTypeAuthor / HostTags1-linerLinkNotes
The Twenty Minute VC
Podcast
Harry Stebbings
VCStartups
The Twenty Minute VC is the worlds leading independent VC podcast featuring the likes of Peter Fenton and Brad Feld
Awesome podcast! Harry interviews leading founders, investors, and more.
Venture Stories
Podcast
Erik Torenberg
VCStartups
Venture Stories by Village Global takes you inside the world of venture capital and technology, featuring enlightening interviews with entrepreneurs, investors and tech industry leaders. The podcast is hosted by Village Global partner and co-founder Erik Torenberg.
Cool interviews with top tech people about a variety of topics / areas.
Greymatter
Podcast
Greylock
VCStartups
Greymatter offers perspectives and stories from some of the world’s top technology entrepreneurs and business leaders. The featured company builders share personal and insightful lessons while shedding light on common, relatable challenges in the entrepreneurial journey. Greymatter is produced by Greylock Partners.
a16z Podcast
Podcast
MultipleAndreessen Horowitz
VCStartups
The a16z Podcast discusses tech and culture trends, news, and the future -- especially as ‘software eats the world’. It features industry experts, business leaders, and other interesting thinkers and voices from around the world. Multiple episodes are released every week.
TedTalks Daily
Podcast
Multiple
Learn more about TED's original podcast initiatives. Subscribe to listen on Apple Podcasts, the TED Android app, or wherever you get your podcasts. Better yet, write us a review! We love hearing from our listeners.
Y Combinator Podcast
Podcast
Y CombinatorCraig Cannon
Startups
Invest with The Best
Podcast
Michael Duda
Investing
Exploring the ideas, methods, and stories of people that will help you better invest your time and money. Learn more and stay-up-to-date at InvestorFieldGuide.com
WorkLife with Adam Grant
Podcast
Adam GrantSeth Stephens-Davidowitz
Organizational behavior
Organizational psychologist Adam Grant takes you inside the minds of some of the world’s most unusual professionals to explore the science of making work not suck. From learning how to love criticism to harnessing the power of frustration, one thing’s for sure: You’ll never see your job the same way again.
Adam Grant is a Professor at UPenn
The Takeoff Podcast
Podcast
Michael SpiroLukas SteinbockRoshan Chandna
VCStartups
Inspiring the next generation of startup and tech leaders through: 1. Interviews with leading founders, operators, and investors. 2. Curated content. 3. Industry deep-dives. 4. And, more.
This is my podcast!

Books

NameAuthorTagsStatusTimeRatingNotes
The Yellow Birds
PTSDWar
Read
Senior year high school
6
Accidental Branding
David Vinjamuri
Entrepreneurship
Read
Summer 2017
7
I Will Teach You To Be Rich
Ramit Sethi
InvestingLivingEntrepreneurship
Read
Summer 2017
6
A Random Walk Down Wall Street
Burton G. Malkiel
InvestingFinance
Read
Summer 2017
7.5
The Investment Answer
Gordon Murray
InvestingFinance
Read
Summer 2017
6
Predictably Irrational
Dan Ariely
Behavioral Economics
Read
Summer 2017
9
The 4 Hour Work Week
Timothy Ferriss
Entrepreneurship
Read
Summer 2018
6.5
How to Win Friends & Influence People
Dale Carnegie
BehaviorPsychology
Read
Summer 2018
8
The Lean Startup
Eric Ries
Entrepreneurship
Read
Summer 2018
8
Secrets of Sand Hill Road
Scott Kupor
VC
Read
Winter 2019
Blink
Malcolm Gladwell
Behavioral Economics
Read
Winter 2019
Emotional Intelligence 2.0
Travis BradberryJean Greaves
Psychology
Read
Spring 2019
8
What If: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
Randall Munroe
Science
Read
Spring 2019
7
The Invisible Man
Ralph Ellison
Racial issuesPsychology
Reading Now
Spring 2019
7
Venture Deals
Brad FeldJason Mendelson
VC
Read
Spring 2019
7
The Hard Thing About Hard Things
Ben Horowitz
StartupsEntrepreneurshipManagement
Read
Spring 2019
8.5
Trillion Dollar Coach
Eric SchmidtJonathan RosenbergAlan Eagle
StartupsEntrepreneurshipVCManagementCoaching
Read
Spring 2019
#BreakIntoVC
Bradley Miles
VC
Read
Spring 2019
Outliers
Malcolm Gladwell
Psychology
Read
Summer 2019
Zero to One
Peter ThielBlake Masters
StartupsEntrepreneurship
Read
Summer 2019
eBoys
StartupsEntrepreneurship
Read
Summer 2019
Modern Monopolies
Alex Moazed
StartupsEntrepreneurshipPlatforms
Read
Summer 2019
Charlie Munger: The Complete Investor
Tren Griffin
Investing
Read
Summer 2019
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success 
Carol S. Dweck
Psychology
Read
Winter 2020
The Courage to Be Disliked: The Japanese Phenomenon That Shows You How to Change Your Life and Achieve Real Happiness
Ichiro KishimiFumitake Koga
Psychology
Read
Spring 2020
7
Thinking in Bets
Annie Duke
PsychologyBehavioral Economics
Read
Spring 2020
Measure What Matters
John Doerr
Management
Read
Spring 2020
High Growth Handbook
Elad Gil
StartupsManagement
Read
Spring 2020
The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho
Psychology
Read
Spring 2020
The Design of Everyday Things
Don Norman
DesignPsychology
Read
Spring 2020
Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman
Behavioral Economics
Read
Spring 2020
Culture Code
Daniel Coyle
CulturePsychologyManagement
Read
Spring 2020
Start With Why
Simon Sinek
BehaviorPsychologyManagement
Read
Spring 2020
Nudge theory
Richard ThalerCass Sunstein
Behavioral Economics
Read
Spring 2020
Little Red Book of Selling
Jeffrey Gitomer
Sales
Reading Now
Fall 2020
High Output Management
Blitzscaling
Writing That Works
Principles
Lying
The Innovator's Dilemma
Five Dysfunctions of a Team
Good to Great
Shoe Dog
The Checklist Manefesto
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Misbehaving: The Making of Bets

Newsletters & Blogs

NameTypeAuthor / HostTags1-linerLinkFrequencyPriceNotes
The Takeoff
Newsletter
Michael SpiroThe TakeoffRoshan ChandnaLukas Steinbock
StartupsVCStudents
The Takeoff is a publication designed to inspire the next generation of startup and technology leaders. We interview founders, operators, and investors, asking questions designed to help college students + recent grads who are interested in careers in startups, tech, venture capital, etc.
Random
Free
Lenny's Newsletter
Newsletter
Lenny Rachitsky
Product growth and tech
Not Boring
Newsletter
Packy McCormick
The Generalist
Newsletter
Mario Gabriele
Consumer Startups
Newsletter
Leo Luo
Consumer startups
Accelerated
Newsletter
Venture Twins
Femstreet
Newsletter
FemstreetSarah NöckelMeghna Mann
VCStartupsWomen
News on Women in Tech and Venture Capital.
Several times per week
Freemium ($10/month)Free
The Daily Pitch
Newsletter
Pitchbook
VCStartups
The information you need to stay ahead of the changing world of VC, PE and M&A—delivered right to your inbox.
Daily
Free
StrictlyVC
Newsletter
StrictlyVCConnie Loizos
VCStartups
StrictlyVC’s free daily newsletter provides you with all the info you need to know about the VC scene in Silicon Valley and beyond. Our events bring together VCs, entrepreneurs, and corporate development execs, among others. Sign up for our newsletter today and see what you’ve been missing!
Daily
Free
John Gannon (VC Careers)
Newsletter
John Gannon
VC
Join the 16,000+ members of the Venture Capital Careers mailing list. No spam, just VC jobs and advice on how to get in to VC.
Random
Free
Gen Z Voice (GZV)
Newsletter
Gen Z Voice
Gen Z
Explore our most recent newsletters and other content where we dive into the intersections between private investors and the Generation Z consumer market. All told from Gen Z’ers themselves.
Weekly
Free
Ran by Thomas from Elon
Crunchbase Daily
Newsletter
Crunchbase
VCStartups
Stay up to date with recent funding rounds, acquisitions, and more with the Crunchbase Daily.
Daily
Free
Anand Sanwal
Newsletter
Anand SanwalCBInsights
VCStartups
634,957 subscribers get our free newsletter to stay a step ahead on technology trends, venture capital, startups, and the industries of tomorrow.
Several times per week
Free
Fintech Today
Newsletter
Ian KarFintech Today
FinTech
This is a newsletter on what I think is newsworthy and noteworthy in the fintech space. This newsletter goes out every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
Weekly
FreeFreemium ($25/month)
Daily Roundup
Newsletter
Lerer Hippeau
VCStartups
The Daily Roundup is Lerer Hippeau's daily dispatch of news on our portfolio companies, commentary from our team, top tech headlines, open roles, upcoming events, and more.
Daily
Free
Morning Brew
Newsletter
Morning Brew
BusinessMarket
Get the daily email that makes reading the news actually enjoyable. Stay informed and entertained, for free.
Daily
Free
Benedict's Newsletter
Newsletter
Benedict Evans
I write a weekly newsletter around tech and media, picking the 10-20 pieces of news that actually mattered and explaining what they mean, with analysis and opinion to put things in context. Launched in 2013, it now has 140,000 subscribers, with a wide and senior audience in technology, media and finance.
Weekly
Free
Benedict is a former Partner at a16z
Emerging Tech Brew
Newsletter
Morning Brew
TechMarket
Drones, automation, AI, and more. The technologies that will shape the future of business, all in one newsletter.
Several times per week
Free
TechCrunch Week in Review
Newsletter
TechCrunchLucas Matney
VCStartups
Weekly
Free
Robinhood Snacks
Newsletter
Robinhood
FinanceMarket
The 3-minute newsletter with fresh takes on the financial news you need to start your day. Disclosures
Daily
Free
Delian's Ramblings
NewsletterBlog
Delian Asparouhov
Developers
Subscribe to get full access to the newsletter and website. Never miss an update.
Random
FreeFreemium ($25/month)
Delian is a Principal at Founders Fund

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