The 101 Best Podcasts for 2019

Discover the Best Podcasts in the World

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Mar 5, 2018 · 46 min read
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The Mission Daily by The Mission (iTunes)

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The Story by The Mission (iTunes & Google Play)

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IT Visionaries

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Marketing Trends

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a16z Podcast

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Platforming the Future -

Found my Fitness

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Dominic D’Agostino, Ph.D. on Modified Atkins Diet, Ketosis, Supplemental Ketones and More-

The Knowledge Project

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Life Lessons from a Self-Made Billionaire: My Conversation with Ray Dalio -


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Unchained

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Crypto 101: Everything You Need To Know About Bitcoin, Ethereum, Blockchains, ICOs, And More-

The Joe Rogan Experience

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Andreas Antonopoulos -

Unregistered

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Episode 32: Moshe Kasher -

Revisionist History

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Saigon, 1965 -

Strangers

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Wouldn’t It Be Nice and Isn’t It Nice -

Terence McKenna with Art Bell

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Terence McKenna with Art Bell: Timewave Zero -

The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast

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Modern Times — Camille Paglia -

Seth Godin’s Startup School

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Freelancer or Entrepreneur? -

StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson

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TV and the Evolution of American Culture with Norman Lear -

The Art of Manliness

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Flow and The Rise of Superman with Steven Kotler-

The James Altucher Show

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Jeff Goins: Real Artists Don’t Starve -

The GaryVee Audio Experience

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The Airplane Project -

Social Media Marketing Podcast

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Live Video Strategy: How to Create a Show That Engages -

Talk Nerdy with Cara Santa Maria

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Caitlin Doughty on Death -

Mike Rowe: The Way I Heard It

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Size Matters -

The Guardian’s Science Weekly Podcast

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The potential of quantum computing -

How to Start a Startup

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Peter Thiel — Competition is for Losers -

Stuff You Should Know

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How Junk Food Works -

Marketing School with Neil Patel and Eric Siu

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The SEO Hack You’ve Never Optimized For -

Planet Money by NPR

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Eagles vs. Chickens — From the description:

Waking Up with Sam Harris

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The Nature of Consciousness -

Girls Boss Radio

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Sara Christensen — As an angel investor and venture capitalist who has invested in companies like Uber, AirbnB, Snapchat, Spotify, and more, Sara has a lot of great insights for all listeners.

This American Life

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Switched at Birth -

On Being with Krista Tippett

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Mary Catherine Bateson — Composing a Life -

EconTalk

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Nassim Nicholas Taleb on Rationality, Risk, and Skin in the Game -

Burnt Toast

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The Worst Food in White House History -


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Nature Podcast

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A dwarf planet & DNA sequencing -

The Human Experience Podcast

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Zach Leary on the everyday Grind, Futurism, Consciousness, Mysticism & so much more -

Philosophize This!

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Episode #001 Presocratic Philosophy — Ionian -

In Our Time by BBC

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The Egyptian Book of the Dead -

Money For the Rest of Us with J. David Stein

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  • Build an investment portfolio
  • And understand how money works

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Is Bitcoin Better At Money Than The Dollar? -

Food for Thought with Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

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Masculinity and Meat: Re-Defining What Makes a “Real Man” -

Happiness Podcast By Dr. Robert Puff, Ph.D.

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Happiness — Contentment, The Key to Ultimate Peace -

Civics 101 by NPR

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Episode 1: Chief of Staff -

Freakonomics Radio

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The Stupidest Thing You Can Do With Your Money -

The Secret To Success with CJ & Eric Thomas

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Belt On A Shelf -

Love Your Work with David Kadavy

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  • need a little inspiration to power through a project you’ve already started (aka me)
  • or don’t know how to derive meaning from your work

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Emmy-award winning set designer for Bill Nye, Martha Stewart, & Snoop Dogg, James Pearse Connelly -

Beyond the To-Do List with Erik Fisher

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Focus: Cal Newport on Distractions, Focus and Deep Work -

Self Made Man By Mike Dillard

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How to Build a Massive Apparel Brand -

The Walk

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Your Mission

Slow Burn: A Podcast About Watergate

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The beginning: Martha

Where Should We Begin? with Esther Perel

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Episode 1: I’ve Had Better -

Atlanta Monster

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Episode Zero: Missing Darron Glass

S-Town

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Chapter 1 — “If you keep your mouth shut, you’ll be surprised what you can learn.”

Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History

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The Celtic Holocaust -

The Misfit Entrepreneur with Dave M. Lukas

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The Art of Being Resilient and Never Giving Up with Roy Huff -

American History Tellers

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The Cold War — An Ideological War -

Ear Hustle

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Left Behind -

Cults

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The Ant Hills Kids — Roch Theriault

Design Matters with Debbie Millman

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Brene Brown -

Happier with Gretchen Rubin

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Little: A Happiness Reminder from E. B. White’s Masterpiece “Charlotte’s Web” -

Stuff You Missed in History Class

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Beer History with Erik Lars Myers -

Masters of Scale with Reid Hoffman

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Netflix’s Reed Hastings in Culture Shock -

Mixergy with Andrew Warner

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How 50 Cent, KISS, and Aerosmith are using Messenger marketing -


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The Vanished

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Mahfuza Rahman -

Sleep With Me

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I Am The Llama That Knocks -

The Tony Robbins Podcast

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Airbnb & The Art of Resilience: How a flexible strategy and strong perseverance built a $30B company

Criminal

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The Editor -

Pardon My Take

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Jump right into whatever is their most recent episode.

Reply All

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Underdog -

The Rise of the Young Podcast

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Zack Wenger: How To Get One Million Views On Snapchat

Modern Love

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Kept Together By The Bars Between Us -

The Indicator

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Craft Beer Hops the Shark -

NPR’s TED Radio Hour

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Big Data Revolution -

WTF with Marc Maron

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Greta Gerwig -

The Tim Ferriss Show

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Lessons from Steve Jobs, Leonardo da Vinci, and Ben Franklin -

Jocko Podcast

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With Tim Ferriss. Musashi, and How Warrior Way Relates to life -

Dear Sugars

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Cutting The Financial Cord With Dr. Kate Gale -

Stuff to Blow Your Mind

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Tree of Life -

Keto Answers Podcast

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Superhuman Performance and Living Longer with the Low Carb Ketogenic Diet with Ryan Lowery -

99% Invisible

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Ways of Hearing -

The Bill Simmons Podcast

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Since they cover recent news, we recommend starting with the most recent episode.

Unladylike

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How to Ride a Bicycle -

Launch

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A Boy in The Woods

How I Built This with Guy Raz

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LinkedIn: Reid Hoffman -

Letters from War

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An Introduction

The Future of Everything

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Can Food Waste Save the World? -

Nir and Far with Nir Eyal

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Infinite Scroll: The Web’s Slot Machine -

Bulletproof Radio

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Vegetables, Coffee, & The Recipe To Make Alzheimer’s Optional: Dr. Steven Masley -

Still Processing

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We Sink Our Claws Into “Black Panther” with Ta-Nehisi Coates -

Neighbors

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The Genius Improviser -

Trap Nation

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Undiscovered Hits -

20 Minute Fitness

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How to be Mentally Tough Like an Olympian -

Welcome to Night Vale

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Do as they recommend and start from whatever is the most current episode. You’ll catch on.

Channel 33

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Why Stop-Motion Animation Takes Forever to Make, With Nick Park -

Creating Disney Magic

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Building a StoryBrand -

Legends and Losers

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Chris Voss: How To Negotiate With Terrorists, Businesspeople & Children -

The Advanced Selling Podcast

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Does Your Story Really Compel Anybody? -

Binge Mode

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Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams’ -

Akimbo

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This is a super new podcast, so why not just start with the first episode?

Lore

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A Grave Mistake -

Homecoming

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Since this follows a story format, start at the very beginning.

Epicenter

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Andrew Trask: OpenMined — A Decentralised Artificial Intelligence Platform -

The Rest of the Story

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Actor on Death Row —

BONUS: The Story from The Mission

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Stories & podcasts that make smart people smarter: www.Mission.org. The Mission Daily: www.apple.co/2KMXjhQ. The Story podcast: www.apple.co/2HEcveQ.

Mission.org

A network of business & tech podcasts designed to accelerate learning. Selected as “Best of 2018” by Apple. Mission.org

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