Something You Should Know

Something You Should Know

Mike Carruthers | Wondery

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Something You Should Know

Sometimes all it takes is one little fact or one little piece of wisdom to change your life forever. That's the purpose and the hope of "Something You Should Know." In each episode, host Mike Carruthers interviews top experts in their field to bring you fascinating information and advice to help you save time and money, advance in your career, become wealthy, improve your relationships and help you simply get more out of life. In addition, Mike uncovers and shares short, engaging pieces of "intel" you can use to make your life better - today. Right now.
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Are You Unknowingly Sabotaging Yourself? & The Amazing Story of the World’s Sand Shortage Aug 20, 2018 Listen Download
What Really Makes Love Work Long Term & The Really Good News About Depression Aug 16, 2018 Listen Download
The Science of Being a Peak Performer & How to Improve Your Writing – Instantly Aug 13, 2018 Listen Download
How to Give and Get Criticism Well & How to Use Computer Algorithms to Solve Your Problems Aug 9, 2018 Listen Download
What Really Controls Your Behavior & How Being Too Clean Can Make You Sick Aug 6, 2018 Listen Download
The Benefits of Cursing & How the World is Getting Better - Even If It Doesn't Seem So Aug 2, 2018 Listen Download
What Music Does to Your Brain & The Amazing Benefits and Techniques of Decluttering Jul 30, 2018 Listen Download
Why Eating Healthy Isn’t as Hard as You Think & How to Be More Productive Than Ever Jul 26, 2018 Listen Download
Powerful Ways to Instantly Be More Persuasive & How to Create and Present the Right Image Jul 23, 2018 Listen Download
Fascinating Ways Different Foods Affect You & Cool Life Hacks That Will Save You Time & Money Jul 19, 2018 Listen Download
The Flawed Psychology of Low Price Shopping & Why You Get Sick and How to Prevent It Jul 16, 2018 Listen Download
Understanding the Flaws in Your Evolution & The Story Behind Some of the Coolest Toys Ever Jul 12, 2018 Listen Download
How to Use the Element of Surprise to Be Successful & The Secret to Stopping Bad Breath Forever Jul 9, 2018 Listen Download
The Mysterious Impact Strangers Have On You & Why You Are Bombarded By So Many Ads Jul 5, 2018 Listen Download
How Language Affects How You Think & The Fascinating Way Emotions Determine Your Success Jul 2, 2018 Listen Download
Why You Are Not As Smart As You Think You Are & How Long Can You Reasonably Live? Jun 28, 2018 Listen Download
Why You Ask for Help All Wrong and How to Do It Right & The Myth of “Expert” Financial Advice Jun 25, 2018 Listen Download
Scientific Mysteries that Make No Sense At All & How to Stop People From Manipulating You Jun 21, 2018 Listen Download
How to Be Beautiful and Why it Matters & Small Inventions that Rocked Your World Jun 18, 2018 Listen Download
What Really Motivates Humans & How to Talk to Anyone About Anything Jun 14, 2018 Listen Download
How to Unlock Your Creative Genius & The Fascinating Connection Between Health and Happiness Jun 11, 2018 Listen Download
The Amazing Way Your Body Heals Itself & Why Your Reality is Different Than Mine Jun 7, 2018 Listen Download
How to Easily Negotiate (Almost) Anything & Why You Need the Rat Race Jun 4, 2018 Listen Download
Why People Cheat & The Best Advice for People Who Are Too Busy May 31, 2018 Listen Download
What You Should (and Shouldn't) Do to Your Skin & How to Get Along Better with People at Work May 28, 2018 Listen Download
How Heredity Works in Your Family & How to Create and Deliver the Perfect Apology May 24, 2018 Listen Download
The Fascinating Role Music Plays in Your Life & How to Harness the New Power of Online Communities May 21, 2018 Listen Download
The Art and Benefits of Wasting Time & 45 Billionaires Share Their Secrets to Success May 17, 2018 Listen Download
Fascinating Science of Food and Cooking & What May Be Wrong with Your Mouth and Teeth May 14, 2018 Listen Download
How to Stop Being Too Nice Without Being a Jerk & Your Relationship with Television May 10, 2018 Listen Download
Should You Start Your Own Business? & The Dangers of Medical Myths & Health Misinformation May 7, 2018 Listen Download
What Your Stuff Reveals About You & How Your Gut Affects Your Mood May 3, 2018 Listen Download
Why Time Seems to Fly & The Secrets of How Great Teams Work Together Apr 30, 2018 Listen Download
How You Can Be More Powerful & Elastic Thinking: A Better Way to Solve Problems Apr 26, 2018 Listen Download
How to Be a Better Risk Taker & Mysteries of Science That Affect Your Life Apr 23, 2018 Listen Download
How to Sleep Much Better & The Ways Virtual Reality Will Change Your Life Apr 19, 2018 Listen Download
How to Create Excellence & An Easier Way to Financial Independence Apr 16, 2018 Listen Download
How Things Do (and Don’t) Become Popular & How to Navigate Difficult Social Situations With Ease Apr 12, 2018 Listen Download
How Your Money Actually Works & How to Rewire Your Brain for Happiness Apr 9, 2018 Listen Download
The 5 People Who Will Ruin Your Life (If You Let Them) & How to Make Motivation Work For You Apr 5, 2018 Listen Download
Real Truth Vs Fake Truth: How to Tell the Difference & The Science of Failure: Why Things Go Wrong Apr 2, 2018 Listen Download
5 Ways Your Phone Screws Up Your Life & What to Do When Your Whole World Falls Apart Mar 29, 2018 Listen Download
Secrets of Peak Performance We Can All Use & Fascinating Math You've Always Wondered About Mar 26, 2018 Listen Download
Best of SYSK Volume 3 Mar 22, 2018 Listen Download
Why Life is Better Than You Think & Why We Swear Mar 19, 2018 Listen Download
How to Craft a Luckier Life & Why You Tell Yourself Stories That Aren’t True Mar 15, 2018 Listen Download
The Secrets of Nonverbal Communication & The Fascinating Connection Between Food and Brain Performance Mar 12, 2018 Listen Download
The Real Reason You Buy What You Buy & How to Have That Difficult Conversation and Still Be Friends Mar 8, 2018 Listen Download
Why Are Great Innovators So Weird and Quirky? & What You Probably Never Knew About Cats Mar 5, 2018 Listen Download
Why Complainers Complain and How to Stop Them & Using Games to Accomplish Your Goals Mar 1, 2018 Listen Download
The REAL Reason Why You Do the Things You Do & Important Etiquette in the 21st Century Feb 26, 2018 Listen Download
How to Design YOUR Perfect Life & Why Humans Make So Many Irrational Decisions Feb 22, 2018 Listen Download
How to Deal With Every Jerk You Meet & How to Take Stunning Photos with Your Cellphone Feb 19, 2018 Listen Download
What it Really Takes To Be a Winner & What to Do About the New Culture of Rudeness Feb 15, 2018 Listen Download
The Best Way to Find Someone to Love & How to Come Up With Better Ideas Feb 12, 2018 Listen Download
Forgiveness or Revenge: Which is Better? & How You Spend Money and What it Says About You Feb 8, 2018 Listen Download
How Your Friends Influence What You Think, Feel and Weigh & Why It’s So Hard to Ask for Help (But Ask Anyway) Feb 5, 2018 Listen Download
How to Ooze Self-Confidence & The Magic of Doing What You’re Good At Feb 1, 2018 Listen Download
How to Be Truly Fascinating & What Are You Really Afraid Of? Jan 29, 2018 Listen Download
A Better Way to Make Your Choices in Life & How to Be Irresistible to the Opposite Sex Jan 25, 2018 Listen Download
Why Timing REALLY is Everything & Ways to Save on Medication You Never Knew Jan 22, 2018 Listen Download
What People Really Think About You & Why a Little Dishonesty is Probably Okay Jan 18, 2018 Listen Download
How to Have a Voice You Love & Proven Money Strategies for Every Day Jan 15, 2018 Listen Download
Benefits of Being Messy & Household Hacks You WILL Use Jan 11, 2018 Listen Download
Why You Get Shy (and What to do About It) & A Better Way to Make New Years Resolutions Stick Jan 8, 2018 Listen Download
How Not to Die & How to Be More Courageous Jan 4, 2018 Listen Download
Great Ways to Save Money in 2018 & Why You Feel Embarrassment – and How Not To Jan 1, 2018 Listen Download
Best of Something You Should Know 2017 Vol-2 Dec 28, 2017 Listen Download
Best of Something You Should Know 2017 - Vol 1 Dec 25, 2017 Listen Download
Amazing Ways Genes Affect Your Behavior & The Serious Consequences of Not Asking For What You Want Dec 21, 2017 Listen Download
How to Make or Break Any Habit Successfully & How to Calm Your Brain to Make You More Intelligent Dec 18, 2017 Listen Download
The Secret to Achieving Any Goal & Why We Love the Same Christmas Songs Year After Year Dec 14, 2017 Listen Download
How to Make Your Point So People Get It & Dealing with the Growing Entitlement Mentality Dec 11, 2017 Listen Download
Proven Ways to Be Instantly Happier Forever & Things About Christmas You Never Knew Dec 7, 2017 Listen Download
When Knowing Nothing Actually Gives You an Advantage & The Proven Way to Live a Long, Long Life Dec 4, 2017 Listen Download
What Every Perfectionist Needs to Know & How to Increase Your Fitness Level Fast Nov 30, 2017 Listen Download
Why It is So Hard For People to Admit When They’re Wrong & The Real Way You Get Promoted at Work Nov 27, 2017 Listen Download
Why Those Special Moments in Your Life Are So Special & The 5 Numbers You Must Know to Stay Healthy Nov 23, 2017 Listen Download
The Amazing Benefits of Showing Appreciation & Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs You Probably Never Heard Nov 20, 2017 Listen Download
Understanding the Flow of Time and How You Perceive It & How to Make Parenting Easier Nov 16, 2017 Listen Download
How to NOT Be Offended By Things and People You Don’t Agree With & When Owning a Home is Not Always Better Than Renting Nov 13, 2017 Listen Download
Home Remedies Proven by Science to Work & How to Give a Killer Presentation Every Time Nov 9, 2017 Listen Download
The Fascinating Difference Between Reality and Your Perception & Why You Have More Resilience Than You Think Nov 6, 2017 Listen Download
How to Learn Anything Better and Faster & Are People Inherently Good or Evil? Nov 2, 2017 Listen Download
Is There Life After Death? & Why Procrastinators Shouldn’t Try to Change Oct 30, 2017 Listen Download
Life Lessons Worth Hearing from a Decorated Navy Seal & How to Ace Your Next Job Interview Oct 26, 2017 Listen Download
How You Decide What and How Much To Eat & Using Your Imagination for a Better Life Oct 23, 2017 Listen Download
Bill Gates’ Cyber Security Expert Explains How to Stay Safe Online & Mastering the Art of the Pitch Oct 19, 2017 Listen Download
The Best of Something You Should Know, Episodes 1-70. Moments You May Have Missed Oct 16, 2017 Listen Download
Simple Strategies for a Fabulous Relationship & How to Develop Mental Toughness to Handle Hard Times Oct 12, 2017 Listen Download
How to Be More Likeable & How to Be a Better Food Shopper Oct 9, 2017 Listen Download
The Best Way to Achieve Any Goal & How the American Love Affair with the Automobile is Changing Oct 5, 2017 Listen Download
Alan Alda’s Advice on Communicating and Relating to Others & How to Fight Off Feelings of Loneliness Oct 2, 2017 Listen Download
The Fascinating Stories Behind Your Favorite Toys & The Secrets to a Long Life Sep 28, 2017 Listen Download
How to Perform Better When the Pressure is On & Where Germs are Lurking and How to Protect Yourself Sep 25, 2017 Listen Download
How Did Google Become So Powerful and Finding Success When You Are Not an Extrovert Sep 21, 2017 Listen Download
Best Entrepreneurial Advice You’ll Ever Hear & Why We Can’t Have Civil Debates Anymore Sep 18, 2017 Listen Download
How Numbers Fool You All the Time & 3 Questions You Must Ask Your Doctor Sep 14, 2017 Listen Download
How NOT to Be Stupid Ever Again & What’s Really In Your Personal Care Products Sep 11, 2017 Listen Download
Why Your Perceptions Often Deceive You & How Smart People Fall Victim to Fraud Sep 7, 2017 Listen Download
A Closer Look at Your Personality & Why You "Click" with Some People and What it Means Sep 4, 2017 Listen Download
Exactly What to Say to Get What You Want & How to Stop Being Distracted by Technology Aug 31, 2017 Listen Download
A Proven Secret to Success You Never Knew & Being Happy Even If Your Home Isn't "Martha Stewart Perfect" Aug 28, 2017 Listen Download
Interview with Mark Manson author of "The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck" & Using Brain Science to Enhance Your Performance Aug 24, 2017 Listen Download
Why You Eavesdrop on People & How to Be More Creative Aug 21, 2017 Listen Download
Where Your Core Beliefs Come From & The Bright Side of Failure Aug 17, 2017 Listen Download
Fixing the Flaws in Your Thinking & How History Has Shaped Our Lives Aug 14, 2017 Listen Download
The Fascinating Math of Everyday Life & Why Diets Fail (and What Works Better) Aug 10, 2017 Listen Download
Why You Need At Least One Friend Right Now & Finding Success Without the Struggle Aug 7, 2017 Listen Download
Simple Strategies to Be Much Healthier & How to Be Happy At Work Even if You Hate Your Job Aug 3, 2017 Listen Download
How to Be a Better Driver & Why We Waste 40% of Our Food Jul 31, 2017 Listen Download
What It Means To Be Spiritual and the Benefits You Get & How Your Survival Instinct is Killing You Jul 27, 2017 Listen Download
How to Be More Persuasive & Networking Strategies That Really Work Jul 24, 2017 Listen Download
What’s Wrong with Boys? & How Smart Companies Treat Their Workers Jul 20, 2017 Listen Download
How to Tell the Truth From a Lie & How to Bounce Back From the Toughest Times in Life Jul 17, 2017 Listen Download
How to Sharpen Your Mind and Memory & How to Prevent a Machine From Taking Your Job Jul 13, 2017 Listen Download
Amazing Things Happen When You Go Outdoors & What to Say in an Argument (So You Don’t Regret It Later) Jul 10, 2017 Listen Download
The Hidden Realities of the Universe & Dealing With the Workplace Bully Jul 6, 2017 Listen Download
A Tour to the Heart of the Internet (and Why It Smells) & Improving Your Self-Discipline to Achieve Success Jul 3, 2017 Listen Download
What Really Influences Why You Eat - What You Eat & How to Shoot Video That Doesn't Suck Jun 29, 2017 Listen Download
If the Walls in Your Home Could Talk, Here’s What They’d Say & How to Win at Confrontation Every Time Jun 26, 2017 Listen Download
How to Live to 100 (or at Least Get Close) & How to Have More A-Ha Moments Jun 23, 2017 Listen Download
The 2 Ways People Get Rich & How to Read People Instantly Jun 19, 2017 Listen Download
How to Psych Yourself Up For Anything & How to Survive Family Get-Togethers Jun 15, 2017 Listen Download
How to Be More Popular & What's Wrong with The Science of Finding New Cures Jun 12, 2017 Listen Download
How Technology Affects You in Ways You Don't Know & Medical Myths You Probably Still Believe Jun 8, 2017 Listen Download
What It REALLY Means to Be Healthy & How to Capture Attention in a Distracted World Jun 6, 2017 Listen Download
How to Heal Emotional Injury & How Trust Works Jun 2, 2017 Listen Download
How to Fix the "Dumbing Down of America" & Good News from the War on Cancer May 30, 2017 Listen Download
How Complaining Makes You Stupid and Unsuccessful & Sugar and Your Health May 26, 2017 Listen Download
How to Start Your Own Business for $100 & The Toll Taken by Working Too Much May 23, 2017 Listen Download
How to Make Yourself Measurably Smarter & Why You Don't Always Need a Pill When You Get Sick May 18, 2017 Listen Download
Interesting Quirks of the Human Brain & How Your 5 Senses Affect Your Behavior May 16, 2017 Listen Download
The Psychology of Stuff: Why You Keep What You Keep & The Science of Giving: The Amazing Rewards of Being Kind May 12, 2017 Listen Download
Do You Know Who You REALLY Are and How Others See You? & How Most People Get Rich (and How You Can Too) May 9, 2017 Listen Download
How to Daydream, Distract and Doodle Your Way to Success & A World of Video Games You Never Knew May 5, 2017 Listen Download
How Social Media Marketing Works (and Doesn't Work) & The Story Behind the 3-Digit Security Code on Credit Cards May 2, 2017 Listen Download
What's the One Thing You Should Do Right Now? & The Difference Between Talent and Creativity Apr 28, 2017 Listen Download
How to Handle Criticism & How to Make Your Relationship Happier - Right Now Apr 25, 2017 Listen Download
How to Cook the Perfect Burger & Learn How You Learn - to Learn Better Apr 21, 2017 Listen Download
How to Spot a Liar & the Essential Elements of Good Writing Apr 18, 2017 Listen Download
How Employees Can Save a Business If They're Allowed & Latest Advice on Dealing with Pain Apr 15, 2017 Listen Download
How Do You Know Who to Trust & Who to Like? - & What You Can Do to Fix Healthcare Apr 11, 2017 Listen Download
Making Money from Garage Sales, Craigslist and eBay & the Power of Courage from Someone Who Had a Lot of It Apr 7, 2017 Listen Download
How to Deal Effectively With a Bad Boss & How "Small Data" Uncovers Huge Trends and Saved LEGO Apr 4, 2017 Listen Download
How Intellectual Property Laws Can Get You in Trouble & Finding Time for the Important Things in Life Mar 31, 2017 Listen Download
Why "Follow Your Passion" is Horrible Advice & Secrets to Get the Best Price On a Car Mar 28, 2017 Listen Download
How Luck and Chance Shape Your Destiny & The Importance of Asking Good Questions Mar 23, 2017 Listen Download
Important New About Infectious Diseases & Looking at Life without Sight Mar 20, 2017 Listen Download
Why So Many Kids Fail to Launch & Exercise Myths That Will Surprise You Mar 16, 2017 Listen Download
What Your Dog is Really Thinking & Why Superstitions Actually Work Mar 13, 2017 Listen Download
Challenging the Rules of Sleep & Surprising Insights Into the Mother/Son Relationship Mar 8, 2017 Listen Download
How Use Your Mind the Way It Was Designed & What Will People Remember About You When You Die? Mar 5, 2017 Listen Download
Taking Better Care of Your Brain & What's Wrong with Cheese? Feb 28, 2017 Listen Download
How to Achieve More with Less & What You Need to Know About Cars Feb 20, 2017 Listen Download
How to Think Smarter and Better & Documents You Should Shred You Never Knew Feb 15, 2017 Listen Download
Good News for Introverts & Getting Control of Your Money Feb 8, 2017 Listen Download
Cutting Edge Advice on How to Age Better & How to Be a Better Leader Feb 3, 2017 Listen Download
The Decline of Brand Loyalty & The Odds of Everyday Life Jan 31, 2017 Listen Download
What Really Motivates You & The Science of Chocolate and Weight Loss Jan 28, 2017 Listen Download
How Hope Can See You Through Hard Times & How to Hire a Realtor Jan 24, 2017 Listen Download
How to Improve Your Memory & Job Search Strategies That Really Work Jan 20, 2017 Listen Download
A Path to Achieving Your Dreams & Fixing Loneliness in a Relationship Jan 17, 2017 Listen Download
How Your Telomeres Affect Your Health & Kids and Electronics - What Parents Must Know Jan 13, 2017 Listen Download
Fascinating Reason You Go to Work & Will Robots Take Over the World? Jan 10, 2017 Listen Download
How Money Plays Tricks On You & How To Stop It Jan 7, 2017 Listen Download
How to Stop Being So Busy & A Respected Doctor Reveals the Real Fountain of Youth Jan 3, 2017 Listen Download
Where to Find True Happiness & How to Feel in Control of Your Money Dec 26, 2016 Listen Download
Incorporating Rituals to Help You Succeed & Why Alcohol Makes Some People Act Like Morons Dec 19, 2016 Listen Download
Why You Should Rest More to Be Productive & The Myths That Kill Relationships Dec 13, 2016 Listen Download
The Dangers of Going to the Doctor or Hospital & The Best Ways to Get Organized Dec 9, 2016 Listen Download
Why We Like What We Like & Dealing with Passive Aggression Dec 5, 2016 Listen Download
Great Advice on How to Succeed from a Self-Made Billionaire Nov 28, 2016 Listen Download
How to Stop Feeling Overwhelmed & Get On With Your Life Nov 25, 2016 Listen Download
Dangers of Relying on Gut Instinct & How Sounds Impacts Your Health Nov 22, 2016 Listen Download
Making Your Ideas Happen & How to Get Back Up When Life Knocks You Down Nov 17, 2016 Listen Download
A New & Better Way to Make Commitments & The Magic of Math Nov 14, 2016 Listen Download
Safety Tips from a CIA Spy & The Truth About Performing Under Pressure Nov 9, 2016 Listen Download
How All Our Safety Rules Make Life More Dangerous & The Amazing Power of Kindness Nov 8, 2016 Listen Download
The Power of Storytelling & Making Waves to Get What You Want Nov 4, 2016 Listen Download
Success Strategies from Alan Weiss & Loving Where You Live Nov 1, 2016 Listen Download
Difference Between a Good Entrepreneur and a Great Entrepreneur Oct 28, 2016 Listen Download
Become a Brilliant Negotiator & Finding You Purpose in Life Oct 26, 2016 Listen Download
How to Become a Very Powerful Person & Amazing Things to Help You Live Longer and Healthier Oct 24, 2016 Listen Download
Finally Get That Project Done & Food Science to Be a Better Cook Oct 21, 2016 Listen Download
How to Be Much More Productive & How to Get the World's Attention Oct 19, 2016 Listen Download
How to Be Very Persuasive Oct 17, 2016 Listen Download
How to Start Your Own Successful Business Oct 14, 2016 Listen Download
Great Life Hacks & Why Conversations Get So Nasty Oct 11, 2016 Listen Download
Become the Person You Want to Be & Great Ways to Save Time & Money Oct 10, 2016 Listen Download
Accelerate Your Success By Being Scrappy Oct 5, 2016 Listen Download
What Happens When You Die? Easy Weight Loss & How Fatherhood Changes Men Oct 3, 2016 Listen Download
The Airline Industry Inside the Cockpit & How to Instantly be More Likable Sep 29, 2016 Listen Download
Amazing Ways Others Influence You, Why Employers Can't Find Good Talent & Manners that Matter Sep 26, 2016 Listen Download
How Social Media Creates The "Fear of Missing Out", Medical Miracles & Is Work/Life Balance a Myth? Sep 22, 2016 Listen Download
How Music Affects You, Facts You Never Knew Were True & Neat vs Messy Sep 19, 2016 Listen Download
Understanding & Reducing Stress and The Law of Averages is No Law at All Sep 12, 2016 Listen Download
Power of Word of Mouth Marketing - Your Secret Facebook Folder and Dirty Hotel Rooms Sep 9, 2016 Listen Download
You Are a Victim of Food Fraud & Don't Know It Sep 6, 2016 Listen Download
Helicopter Parents & What's Happening On Our Highways Aug 12, 2016 Listen Download
AOL Founder Steve Case & How to Interpret Studies & Staistics Aug 12, 2016 Listen Download
000 Welcome to Something You Should Know Aug 11, 2016 Listen Download

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