#34 of The Last 7 Days (26.10 – 01.11)

#34 of The Last 7 Days (26.10 – 01.11)

With another Sunday, here’s the thirty-fourth edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. Running Late? Researchers Blame Aging Brain

    This is a brilliant read. Check it out here.
  2. Stop asking ‘how are you?’ Harvard researchers say this is what successful people do when making small talk

    Read about it here.
  3. The critical difference between mental strength and resilience, according to a psychotherapist

    Read here.
  4. A poker champion says negative thinking can actually fuel success when it comes to decision-making — here’s how.

    Read more here.
  5. A guide to platform fees – the hidden costs behind your favorite apps, games, and more.

    Check it out here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. On ‘The Tim Ferriss Show‘, Matthew McConaughey on his success playbooks, the powerful philosophy of Greenlights, and choosing the paths less traveled.

    Listen to it here.
  2. On ‘Nas Talks‘, Yuval Noah Harari talks life, why the World’s the way it is today and what we can do to make it better.

    Listen to it here.
  3. On F1: Beyond the Grid podcast, Toto Wolff talks his love of F1, missing Niki Lauda and disinterest in chasing records.

    Listen here.
  4. On the Humans of Cinema podcast, Aparshakti Khurana chats about his love for Dev Anand, the challenges of comedy acting, and his advice for young actors.

    Check it out here.
  5. On Cyrus Says, Arjun Mathur talks about films, his journey and his Int’l Emmy nomination and more.

    Listen to it here.

BONUS: Have you checked out my podcast yet? ‘Mindset Marketing Movies – an RTH24 podcast‘ Check it out at – Spotify|| Apple Podcasts || Breaker|| JioSaavn || PocketCasts || Google Podcasts


What To Watch:

  1. On The Knowledge Project, Chamath Palihapitiya sits down with Shane Parrish to chat about what it means to be an observer of the present, how to think in first principles, the psychology of successful investing, his thoughts on the best public company CEO’s and much more.

    Watch here.
  2. Matthew McConaughey on the Joe Rogan Experience.
    Watch here.
  3. Nithin Kamath of Zerodha, joins Kunal Shah for a conversation on “bootstrapped versus funded startups”

    Watch it here.
  4. What does it take to be a Disruptor? Taapsee Pannu, Anna Ben, Jaideep Ahlawat, and Danish Sait get together on FC Disruptors Adda to chat about their choices, the challenges that accompany them and what their biggest learnings from being ‘disruptive’ are.

    Check it out here.
  5. The Intruder, a short film on Hotstar, directed by Paran Bawa, starring Karan Wahi, Kriti Vij

    Watch it here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.


I write a newsletter called ‘The Weekly Zazz‘ for my subscribers, where you can receive the above content and much more on your mail, with an intent of combining thought, emotion and information on mindset, marketing, pop culture and more. If you wish to subscribe, check out https://rth24.substack.com