Seeking Wisdom with David Cancel

By Drift

Want to get better every single day? Tune into Seeking Wisdom, a podcast hosted by Drift's David Cancel. You'll hear about the leadership principles that have changed his personal and professional outlook and the hard-earned lessons he's learned over his 25+ year career as a 5X startup founder.

  1. 1.
    #179 Focusing on the Four Main Buckets with Sara Blakely and Jesse Itzler
    14:01
  2. 2.
    #178: Will Anything Top El Cap? With Alex Honnold
    17:13
  3. 3.
    #176: Why Technology Isn’t the Reason You're Distracted with Nir Eyal
    15:59
  4. 4.
    #175: Bridging the Gaps Between Skiing, Climbing & Filmmaking with Jimmy Chin
    18:09
  5. 5.
    #174: Never Stop Iterating
    24:08
  6. 6.
    #173: Replacing Yourself
    17:05
  7. 7.
    #172: Brand Love with Rebecca Messina
    39:48
  8. 8.
    #171: Working Backwards with Amazon's Colin Bryar and Bill Carr
    48:14
  1. 9.
    #170: Avoid Consensus (Unless You Want Average Results)
    19:45
  2. 10.
    #169: Introducing The American Dream with Elias Torres
    18:34
  3. 11.
    #168: Seek Arbitrage Opportunities
    20:24
  4. 12.
    #167: The Culture Episode
    32:51
  5. 13.
    #166: Why DC Went on a News Fast and How You Can Too
    13:25
  6. 14.
    #165: How We Think About Storytelling at Drift
    15:30
  7. 15.
    #164: The Most Important Question to Ask as a Founder
    14:42
  8. 16.
    #163: Drift Is Going Digital First!
    22:51
  9. 17.
    #162: 5 Sales & Marketing Predictions for 2021
    13:41
  10. 18.
    #161: Go All in with Great Opportunities (They Are Rarer than You Think)
    16:29
  11. 19.
    #160: The Psychology Episode (Essential Listening for Marketers)
    14:37
  12. 20.
    #159: Learning from History (AKA You Aren't Special)
    17:40
  13. 21.
    #158: Prioritize the Biggest Rocks (and Don't Feel Guilty if You Never Get to the Small Ones)
    19:48
  14. 22.
    #157: Scaling & Selling a $100M Company with Kyle York (Former Dyn CRO)
    33:58
  15. 23.
    #156: The Optimization Trap (and How to Avoid It)
    13:08
  16. 24.
    #155: The Importance of Selecting the Right Mentors (and How to Do It)
    18:15
  17. 25.
    #154: Double Down on What's Working
    10:42
  18. 26.
    #153: Read Every Day
    12:17
  19. 27.
    #152: Seeking Wisdom Is Back: How Disruption Leads to Opportunity
    7:37
  20. 28.
    A Very Special Message from DG: We're Bringing You More
    1:06
  21. 29.
    #Operations 5: The Math Gives You the Data, but the Magic Comes from the People
    18:53
  22. 30.
    #Growth 11: Is this the future of personalization?
    18:12
  23. 31.
    #Operations 4: Metrics are Meaningless without Segments with Brett Queener, VC & Former Salesforce EVP
    38:06
  24. 32.
    Growth #10: How We Think About Product Testing At Drift
    17:36
  25. 33.
    #151: The Power Of Keeping A Beginner's Mindset (Bonus: Copywriting Lessons From DC & DG)
    19:20
  26. 34.
    #Operations 3: What Ops Pros Can Learn from this $9 Billion Company
    21:27
  27. 35.
    #Growth 9: A/B Testing & Bayesian Statistics with Intellimize's Guy Yalif
    24:21
  28. 36.
    Best of Seeking Wisdom: DC’s Favorite Books
    18:38
  29. 37.
    #150: Choose Wisely: You’re The Average Of The 5 People You Spend The Most Time With
    16:03
  30. 38.
    #Operations 2: How to Go from MBA to VP of Operations with Drift's Will Collins
    24:15
  31. 39.
    #Growth 8: How to Approach Experimentation: Bite-sized Changes vs. Big Swings
    8:26
  32. 40.
    #149: The Story Behind Seeking Wisdom
    12:31
  33. 41.
    #148: Getting In The Mud aka Carrying The Water 3.0
    21:42
  34. 42.
    #Operations 1: Special Announcement: Introducing #Operations – Go Under the Hood of Hypergrowth Companies like Amazon, Okta & Salesforce
    5:29
  35. 43.
    #Growth 7: How To Scale Data Teams The Right Way with Indigo's Lauren Moores
    24:47
  36. 44.
    #147: Invert, Always Invert: A Secret to Solving the Most Difficult Problems.
    16:38
  37. 45.
    #146: This Billionaire Investor Bet Big On Meritocracy (Here’s How He Did It & Why You Should Too)
    15:30
  38. 46.
    #Growth 6: When & How to Make Your First Growth Hire
    22:34
  39. 47.
    #145: 10 Books That Will Change How You Lead
    18:42
  40. 48.
    #Growth 5: The Most Remarkable Product Onboarding I've Ever Seen
    17:03
  41. 49.
    #144: Stop Waiting for Perfect
    15:42
  42. 50.
    Special Announcement: The book is here 📚
    2:04

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