The Knowledge Project with Shane Parrish

The Knowledge Project Podcast unlocks your potential. We interview world-class doers and thinkers so you can better analyze problems, seize opportunities, and master decision-making. Every episode is packed with wisdom you can use at work and home. Learn more at

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h12m. Bisher sind 129 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 days 17 hours 42 minutes


#128 Ryan Holiday: A Stoic Life

Stoic philosopher and author Ryan Holiday shows us how to use the ancient philosophy to calm our mind and create a foundation for lasting success. Listen as Holiday takes us behind the scenes, revealing how he not only reads books and what he looks...



#127 Best of 2021: Conversations of the Year

The Knowledge Project closes 2021 with a look back at some of the best conversations of the year. Featuring interviews from 10 of the most downloaded and acclaimed episodes of 2021, this collection of conversations offers a variety of insights into...


 2021-12-21  1h48m

#126 Nancy Sherman: Soldiers and Stoics

What can we learn from the intersection between the fundamental tenets of Stoicism and military heroism? Author and professor Nancy Sherman uses her extensive experience in both subjects to discuss why there’s much to gain from examining ancient...


 2021-12-14  1h7m

#125 Paul Rabil: Confidence and Competition

Paul Rabil knows what it takes to reach the top in both sports and business. In this episode, he teaches us the mindsets to succeed, where confidence comes from, and even tells us about the time Bill Belichick recruited him to play in the NFL.  ...


 2021-11-30  55m

#124 Douglas Rushkoff: The Perils of Modern Media

Douglas Rushkoff is obsessed with technology and how it impacts our lives. In this interview, he offers insight into how we shape and are shaped by technology, what’s happening with mainstream media, and some tips on remaining sane online.  ...


 2021-11-16  1h7m

#123 William Irvine: How To Live a Stoic Life

Author and philosophy professor William Irvine goes in-depth on Stoicism, and why the fundamental tenets of this ancient philosophy can provide answers to some of the toughest problems in today’s society. On this episode Irvine offers a definition...


 2021-11-02  1h6m

#122 Robert Cialdini - The Principles of Persuasion

What are the best strategies to get people to say “Yes” to your requests in life? Acclaimed psychologist Robert Cialdini dives deep into the seven small things that make a huge impact in influencing others, as well as the difference between being...


 2021-10-19  1h4m

#121 Walter Isaacson: Curiosity Fuels Creativity

What do Steve Jobs, Leonardo da Vinci, Benjamin Franklin and Jennifer Doudna all have in common? Celebrated journalist and author Walter Isaacson calls upon his years of research to explain how curiosity has always fueled creativity among history’s...


 2021-10-05  1h8m

#120 Chris Bosh: Hunger and Greatness

Two-time NBA champion and 2021 Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Chris Bosh goes in-depth on the skills it takes to become a winner on the basketball court and in life. On this episode Bosh discusses the rare combination of talent and hunger, emulating...


 2021-09-21  1h3m

#119 Todd Simkin: Making Better Decisions

Todd Simkin calls on experiences from his lengthy career in financial services and educating traders to help Shane understand how to make better decisions. Simkin breaks down all the influences that go into how and why we make decisions, why financial...


 2021-09-07  1h13m