391 episodes

Smart People Podcast is a biweekly, interview-based podcast that features today's most well respected thought leaders engaging in authentic, insightful conversation for the benefit of the listener. The host, Chris Stemp, and his co-host/producer Jon Rojas, utilize their insatiable curiosity and relatable charm to provoke their guests into giving the interview of a lifetime. 
Every single guest has achieved a high level of recognition within their arena and in doing so has collected a wealth of experiences and insights that are brought to life in this top ranked podcast. Show topics include: psychology, leadership, education, technology, entrepreneurship, relationships, and much more.

Smart People Podcast Jon & Chris

    • Education
    • 4.4 • 669 Ratings

Smart People Podcast is a biweekly, interview-based podcast that features today's most well respected thought leaders engaging in authentic, insightful conversation for the benefit of the listener. The host, Chris Stemp, and his co-host/producer Jon Rojas, utilize their insatiable curiosity and relatable charm to provoke their guests into giving the interview of a lifetime. 
Every single guest has achieved a high level of recognition within their arena and in doing so has collected a wealth of experiences and insights that are brought to life in this top ranked podcast. Show topics include: psychology, leadership, education, technology, entrepreneurship, relationships, and much more.

    Jeff Garson - Being Decent in an Indecent World

    Jeff Garson - Being Decent in an Indecent World

    We interview Jeff Garson about what it means to be a decent person in an indecent world.

    • 58 min
    Robert Siegel - How to Leverage Digital Thinking in a Physical World

    Robert Siegel - How to Leverage Digital Thinking in a Physical World

    We speak with Robert Siegel, author, venture investor, and Lecturer in Management at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

    • 48 min
    Sukhinder Singh Cassidy - How to Take Calculated Risks and Win at Your Career

    Sukhinder Singh Cassidy - How to Take Calculated Risks and Win at Your Career

    We talk with Sukhinder Singh Cassidy about how to take calculated risks and win at your career.

    • 44 min
    Mike Zani - Olympic Coach on Being Happy and Productive at Work

    Mike Zani - Olympic Coach on Being Happy and Productive at Work

    We chat with Mike Zani about how to be happy and productive at work.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Alex Bezzerides - Why Our Bodies Break

    Alex Bezzerides - Why Our Bodies Break

    We chat with Alex Bezzerides about his book, "Evolution Gone Wrong: The Curious Reasons Why Our Bodies Work (Or Don't)"

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Annie Murphy Paul - How to Overachieve with our Limited Brain

    Annie Murphy Paul - How to Overachieve with our Limited Brain

    We chat with Annie Murphy Paul about the brain and her new book, "The Extended Mind."

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
669 Ratings

669 Ratings

malfoxley ,

Great show!

Jon and Chris highlight all aspects of entrepreneurship and more in this can’t miss podcast! The hosts and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

megan@podcastingyou ,

Awesome Content!

Jon and Chris do such a good job covering a variety of topics. The guests offer valuable insight as well. I would recommend this podcast to anyone looking to be inspired and informed!

Arlie K ,

Big Brain Energy!

Ever since I discovered this podcast, I've been kiiiind of obsessed - I think I might be getting smarter from listening! Seriously, Chris and Jon do a fantastic job picking the brains of some of the most fascinating innovators on the scene. It's a real treat!

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