In this episode with Scott Young, we learn all about how he tackles some amazing (and hard!) learning challenges, as well as how we can do the same.
06 Aug 2019

Tackling Amazing Learning Challenges Through Ultralearning W/ Scott Young

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are joined by Scott H. Young. Scott is a writer who undertakes interesting self-education projects, such as attempting to learn MIT’s four-year computer science curriculum in twelve months and learning four languages in one year. His recent book, Ultralearning: Master Hard Skills, Outsmart the Competition and

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In this episode with John Graham, we learn how he became a US memory champion, and we discover his amazing technique for training to perform under pressure.
02 Jul 2019

Thriving Under Pressure & Memory Techniques W/ John Graham, U.S. Memory Champion

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are joined by John Graham. John is the most recent US memory champion, having won in 2018, he is an international Grand Master of Memory, and he also is the international coach for the entire Vietnamese memory team. Amazing, right? As if those are not already

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20 Nov 2018

Special Episode #200: Hearing From You, Our Valued Listeners

Greetings, SuperFriends, and welcome to a very special episode, number #200, of The SuperHuman Academy Podcast! Can you all believe it’s already been 200 episodes? I certainly cannot! For this episode, we tried to put our heads together to think of another way to commemorate this massive milestone. Now, if you

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02 Oct 2018

Nelson Dellis On Teaching And On How To Turn Failures Into Fuel

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are re-joined by Nelson Dellis. And this is a big deal, not just because Nelson is the 4-time USA Memory Champion, but because he was the 5th ever episode guest on this show! I think I’ve gotten a lot better at interviewing since then. Nelson, on the

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04 Sep 2018

Tackling One Learning Challenge After The Other W/ Max Hertan

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are joined by Max Hertan, a serial learner. Basically, here’s his story. Max built up an award-winning 7-figure digital marketing agency, Megaphone, and started investing in startups, but, along the way, he, like me, started wondering “Hey, what do I get to learn and how do I

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28 Aug 2018

How To Design Experiences That Help People Learn W/ Julie Dirksen

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are joined by Julie Dirksen. Julie is a learning strategist and an instructional designer, who focuses on the science of sustainable behavior change. The truth is, though, Ι was so fascinated by the learning how to learn aspect and the instructional design that we actually got to the

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03 Apr 2018

SuperLearner Spotlight: Richard Feynman

Greetings, SuperFriends! Welcome to a special episode of the Becoming SuperHuman podcast. I’m calling this episode special because it’s a little bit of a different format, once again. If you guys liked the episode where I focused in and explored a specific skill, did a spotlight if you will, then

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Speed reading is a controversial topic, and there are many papers either proving or disproving it. In this episode, I wanted to analyze one of the most prominent studies against speed reading. The fun part is that I ended up agreeing with 70%-80% of its content. How can that be? Check out this episode to find out more!
27 Feb 2018

Is Speed Reading a Hoax?

Greetings, SuperFriends! This week we are going to dive into a rather controversial topic, one that people have brought up to me for years. That is, is speed reading a hoax, or is it the real deal? You know, over the last few years that I’ve been teaching accelerated learning

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07 Jun 2016

Mastering Your Long Term Memory w/ Ron White, 2X USA Champion

Greetings, SuperFriends, and welcome to today’s show. My guest today is Ronnie White, one of the top memory experts in the world. He’s a two-time national memory champion, having won the USA competition in both 2009 and 2010. He also held the record for the fastest memorization of a deck

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Memory Grandmaster Mark Channon shares how mnemonics and memory techniques have influenced his life.
18 May 2016

Memory Grandmaster Mark Channon on Applying Mnemonics to Your Life

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today, we have a very special treat for you. For the second time in the history of this show, we are graced by the presence of a certified Grandmaster of Memory – Mark Channon. In fact, he was one of the first people in the world to earn

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