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The Seen and the Unseen - hosted by Amit Varma

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The Seen and the Unseen, hosted by Amit Varma, features longform conversations that aim to give deep insights into the subjects being discussed. Timeless and bingeworthy.


Ep 239: Roshan Abbas and the Creator Economy

If you're a creative person, there is no better time to be alive. Roshan Abbas joins Amit Varma in episode 239 of The Seen and the Unseen to describe his remarkable journey as a creator -- and to explain why the best is yet to come. Also check out: 1. Roshan Abbas on TwitterInstagram and his own homepage. 2. Kommune on YouTubeFacebookTwitter and Instagram. 3. Speechless: What would you say if your life depended on it? A Pocket-Guide to Public Speaking -- Roshan Abbas and Siddharth Banerjee. 4. Always Kabhi Kabhi, directed by Roshan Abbas, on ErosNowJioCinemaAmazon (DVD) and Amazon Prime (outside India).  5. A Road Less Travelled -- Roshan Abbas's TedX talk. 6. Roshan Abbas interviewed by Vishal GondalVarun Duggirala and Cyrus Broacha. 7. Tom Peters on Amazon -- and VUCA in Wikipedia. 8. A Creator of the Floating World -- Episode 218 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Varun Duggirala). 9. Dreamy Dutch Coffee -- Prahniika Borkar | The Storytellers 10. Storytelling and Conversation -- Episode 197 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Neelesh Misra). 11. 1000 True Fans — Kevin Kelly. 12. 1000 True Fans? Try 100 — Li Jin. 13. How I Gained 1 MILLION Subscribers -- Ali Abdaal. 14. My Top 10 Tips for Aspiring YouTubers -- Ali Abdaal. 15. Amit Varma's session on podcasting for Chalchitra Talks with Varun Duggirala & others. 16. Select episodes of The Seen and the Unseen on Indian agriculture: 1234. 17. Osho Jain on Instagram, and Prateek Kuhad and Ankur Tiwari on YouTube. 18. A Scientist in the Kitchen -- Episode 204 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Krish Ashok). 19. Twitter and Tear Gas — Zeynep Tufekci. 20. Radically Networked Societies -- Episode 158 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Pranay Kotasthane). 21. Kavitha Rao and Our Lady Doctors -- Episode 235 of The Seen and the Unseen. 22. A Meditation on Form -- Amit Varma. 23. Biology - A Functional Approach -- MBV Roberts. 24. Confluence of Cultures -- Saiyed Anwer Abbas. 25. Amit Varma on the Getting Meta podcast, hosted by Deepak Gopalakrishnan. 26. An Adman Reflects on Society & the Self -- Episode 199 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Ambi Parameswaran). 27. Eat Pray Love: One Woman's Search for Everything -- Elizabeth Gilbert. 28. The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity -- Julia Cameron. 29. All You Who Sleep Tonight -- Vikram Seth. 30. Everybody Hurts -- REM. 31. The Hunter Becomes the Hunted -- Episode 200 of The Seen and the Unseen, in which Amit Varma talks about his own creator journey. This episode is sponsored by CTQ Compounds. Check out The Daily ReaderFutureStack and The Social Capital Compound. Use the code UNSEEN for Rs 2500 off. Please subscribe to The India Uncut Newsletter. It’s free! And check out Amit’s online course, The Art of Clear Writing.

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