Are you “smart” enough to have THESE problems?

Listen to podcast: Smart People Problems with Dr. Mark A. Smith 🎙️ Limitless Mindset Podcast #26

In this episode we discuss

  • How smart people can deal with “evolutionarily familiar” tasks.
  • Compartmentalization of mindset.
  • The advantages of Dual N-Back training on your Android mobile device.
  • Cognitive bias blind spots.
  • Social and communication life hacks for smart people.
  • Executive Function and deception.
  • How to kick the ass of Analysis Paralysis!
  • Listener questions about increasing testosterone and what is the best gateway smart drug.

Resources and products mentioned

Notorious Problems of Smart People

  • Get Laid Less
  • The Ego Problem with “evolutionarily familiar” Tasks
  • The Spacing Problem of Memorization
  • Technology Addiction
  • Workaholism
  • Substance Abuse Likelihood
  • More Likely to Be a Psychopath
  • Being a Night Owl
  • Cognitive Bias Blind Spots
  • Going Deep with People
  • You Lie More
  • You Are Easier to Scam
  • Talking About Yourself
  • More Likely to be an Atheist
  • People Stealing Your Ideas
  • Being Really Book Smart but Lacking Street Smarts
  • Staying Playful
  • Being Used because You are the “Smart One”
  • Analysis Paralysis
  • Premature Aging



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Jonathan Roseland

Jonathan Roseland


Adventuring philosopher, Pompous pontificator, Writer, K-Selected Biohacker, Tantric husband, Raconteur & Smart Drug Dealer 🇺🇸