Some good places to hunt for interesting ideas, insights, and wisdom that others have already figured out. These websites or blogs are full of good stuff ranging from personal finance, investing, philosophy, psychology, to technology and science & technology, history, entrepreneurship, personal development, and public speaking. Happy hunting.

  1. Farnam Street – Helping you master the best of what other people have already figured out.
  2. Jason Zweig – A safe haven for intelligent investors by Jason Zweig of The Wall Street Journal.
  3. Tim Denning – An unconventional blogger tries to inspire the world through entrepreneurship and personal development.
  4. Mark Manson – A two-time #1 New York Times bestselling author whose books have sold over 14 million copies worldwide, one of them is The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck.
  5. Adam Grant – Wharton’s top-rated professor for 7 straight years. As an organizational psychologist, he is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of 5 books.
  6. Collaborative Fund Blog – Morgan Housel is a former columnist at The Motley Fool and The Wall Street Journal. Author of the book The Psychology of Money.
  7. Ozan Varol – A rocket scientist turned award-winning professor and author. He’s the author of Think Like a Rocket Scientist.
  8. Six Minutes – A public speaking and presentation skills website full of insights and strategies which help you become a confident and effective speaker.
  9. Brain Pickings – Full of interesting and inspiring articles across art, science, philosophy, creativity, children’s books, and other strands of our search for truth, beauty, and meaning.
  10. American Rhetoric – Tons of inspiring and historical speeches from ancient Greeks Plato’s and Aristotle’s rhetoric to 21st century political, social and movies speeches.
  11. – A promient venture capital firm in Silicon Valley founded by Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz, that backs bold entrepreneurs building the future through technology.
  12. Musings on Markets – Everything about corporate finance and valuation written by Aswath Damodaran, a professor of finance at the Stern School of Business at NYU.
  13. Writing Cooperative – The Writing Cooperative provides a community for writers of all genres. We’re here to support, encourage, and help you write better!
  14. Of Dollars And Data – Help you make better financial decisions using the best information available.  Ultimately, help you to live a smarter, richer life. 
  15. David Goggins – David is a retired Navy SEAL and an accomplished endurance athlete, completed over 60 ultra-marathons, triathlons, and ultra-triathlons, also known as “The Toughest Man Alive”. His book Can’t Hurt Me has inspired so many around the world, including me.
  16. Gates Notes – The blog of Bill Gates’ reading list, and some ideas for reading that give him and you something to contemplate about.
  17. Sketchplanations – Explain the world in simple sketches that are fun and easy to understand.
  18. TED Blog – The TED Blog, powered by WordPress, shares famous TED Talks in written form for anyone who prefers reading to watching them as videos.
  19. Paul Graham – Essays written by the legendary investor and Y Combinator co-founder since 2001, which now gets around 25 million page views per year.

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