387 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 • 665 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.

    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
    Tim Grover - Never Forget, Winning is Everything

    Tim Grover - Never Forget, Winning is Everything

    We interview Tim Grover, author and trainer to Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, and Dwyane Wade.

    • 1 hr
    Rebecca Schwarzlose - How Your Brain Interprets Your Reality

    Rebecca Schwarzlose - How Your Brain Interprets Your Reality

    Rebecca Schwarzlose is postdoctoral scholar researching brain development. We talk to her about how our brains interpret reality.

    • 1 hr
    Guy Perelmuter - The Coming Deep Tech Revolution

    Guy Perelmuter - The Coming Deep Tech Revolution

    Guy Perelmuter is the founder of GRIDS Capital. We discuss his book, 'Present Future: Business, Science, and the Deep Tech Revolution'.

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Scott Miller - How to Brand Yourself for Success

    Scott Miller - How to Brand Yourself for Success

    We chat with Scott Miller about how to brand yourself for success.

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
665 Ratings

665 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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