Episode 218: A Creator of the Floating World

The world of creators has changed in the last few years — and maybe advertising is dead? Varun Duggirala joins Amit Varma in episode 218 of The Seen and the Unseen to describe his journey as a creator in the world of advertising — and the time he kidnapped people for reality television.

Also check out:
1. Varun Duggirala’s websiteLinktreeInstagram and Twitter.
2. Advertising is Dead — Varun Duggirala.
3. The Varun Duggi Show.
4. Unschooled by Varun Duggirala.
5. Amit Varma on Podcasting on The Varun Duggi Show.
6. Flipped Script — Episode 112 of Advertising is Dead (w Pooja Jauhari).
7. The Jungle Book (1967 film).
8. This Be The Verse — Philip Larkin.
9. Small Town Mindset — TEDx talk by Varun Duggirala.
10. How Social Media Threatens Society — Episode 8 of Brave New World (Jonathan Haidt speaking to host Vasant Dhar).
11. The Prem Panicker Files — Episode 217 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Prem Panicker).
12. An Adman Reflects on Society & the Self — Episode 199 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Ambi Paramaeswaran).
13. Success, Legacy, Our Moral Compass & Taking the Plunge — Varun Duggirala.
14. Frameworks, Tough Decisions and the Force — Varun Duggirala.
15. Conversation and Society — Episode 182 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Russ Roberts).
16. The Seen and the Unseen with Ghazala Wahab and Tamal Bandyopadhyay.
17. How it Feels to Reach 1 MILLION Subscribers — Ali Abdaal.
18. Staying Ahead of the Content Curve — Episode 85 of Advertising is Dead (w Tanmay Bhatt).
19. Future Focus: The Intimate Content Ecosystem — Varun Duggirala.
20. Pivot — Kara Swisher and Scott Galloway.
21. 1000 True Fans — Kevin Kelly.
22. 1000 True Fans? Try 100 — Li Jin.
23. The Balanced Information Diet — Varun Duggirala.
24. Stillness is the Key — Ryan Holiday.
25. The Ride of a Lifetime — Robert Iger.
26. Inside Voices.
27. Blockbuster.
28. The Defiant Ones on Netflix.
29. The Minimalists.

Check out Amit’s online course, The Art of Clear Writing.

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