Smart People Podcast

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Smart People Podcast is simply a place to hear cool stuff from some of the smartest people on earth. We are reaching out to leading professionals in various industries to pick their oversized brains and pass that information along to our listeners. You will hear top notch advice from M.D.’s and CFP’s, athletes and intellectuals, porn stars and Buddhists and everything in between.

This week we interview Adam Braun. Adam is the CEO & Co-Founder of MissionU, a debt-free college alternative for the The post Episode 296 - Adam Braun - Do Meaningful Work and Change the World appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
Like our bodies, our brains have very specific food requirements. In this episode we speak with Dr. Lisa Mosconi, who The post Episode 295 - Dr. Lisa Mosconi - Nuclear Medicine Meets Nutrition appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
Modern business gurus all cry for the need to innovate, to disrupt, and to act like a startup. It’s hard The post Episode 294 - Soon Yu - Starting a Company and Dealing with Failure appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
Virtual reality is able to effectively blur the line between reality and illusion, pushing the limits of our imagination and The post Episode 293 - Jeremy Bailenson - How Virtual Reality Will Impact Your Life appeared first on Smart People P
It's not often I truly feel that a guest changes my paradigm on the spot - but this is an The post Episode 292 - Bryan Caplan - Education is a Waste of Time and Money appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
Did you know that working mothers are 50% LESS likely to be promoted than women without children? Or that only The post Episode 291 - Mary Beth Ferrante - We Are Failing Working Mothers appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
We made it. You made it! Here's part 2 of our listener questions and 'year in review.' Quick recap. Before The post Episode 290 - Listener Questions Special Part 2 appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
We made it to 2018! Welcome 🙂 Before we closed out 2017, we sent an email to our newsletter subscribers The post Episode 289 - Listener Questions Special appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
For leaders in the 21st century, there is one pressing question: What set of skills is required to lead in The post Episode 288 - Nancy Koehn - Survive and Thrive During Turbulent Times appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
Our ancestors crossed deserts, mountains, and oceans without even a whisper of what anyone today might consider modern technology. Those The post Episode 287 - Scott Carney - Does the Wim Hof Method Really Work? appeared first on Smart Peopl
Our guest this week is Mike Lewis, Founder and CEO of When To Jump. When Mike was twenty-four and working The post Episode 286 - Mike Lewis - How to Jump to Your Dream Life appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
We are all creators. Every day we go out into the world and use our unique human abilities to shape The post Episode 285 - Steve McKee - Are You Stalled, Stuck, or Stale? appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
"Money is a tool to create the things that we want. It is a proxy for security, health, and welfare The post Episode 284 - Morgan Simon - Where Did Your Money Spend The Night? appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
Mindfulness is all the rage these days. And yet, even as the New York Times churns out articles like How to Be Mindful The post Episode 283 - Philip Shepherd - Get Out Of Your Head and Into Your Body appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
In today's work environment, our success is heavily dependent on our ability to consistently deliver strong results. And although there The post Episode 282 - Todd Davis - The Secret Weapon for Success appeared first on Smart People Po
Narcissism—an inflated view of the self—is everywhere. Public figures say it’s what makes them stray from their wives. Parents teach The post Episode 281 - W. Keith Campbell - When You Love Yourself Too Much appeared first on Smart People Po
There is no debate that a good education is a critical component of raising smart, well rounded, successful children. But The post Episode 280 - Suzanne Bouffard - How To Raise A Smart Child appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
"Calling Trump crazy allows us to avoid confronting the craziness in our society—if we want to get sane, we must The post Episode 279 - Dr. Allen Frances - Trump, Mental Illness, and the End of Reason appeared first on Smart People Pod
"Death is not waiting for us at the end of a long road. Death is always with us, in the The post Episode 278 - Frank Ostaseski - What Death Can Teach Us About Living appeared first on Smart People Podcast.
Did you know our world has ended five times? It has been broiled, frozen, poison-gassed, smothered, and pelted by asteroids. The post Episode 277 - Peter Brannen - How The World Ends appeared first on Smart People Podcast.