393: The Intelligence Trap with David Robson

The Lucas Rockwood Show show

Summary: Steve Jobs had genius-level intelligence and built one of the largest and most influential companies in the world. At the same time, Jobs denied fathering his own daughter, was forced to take a DNA test, and ended up paying a tiny amount of child support for her entire youth despite having millions. Intelligence is often put on a pedestal, but the trappings are often glazed over. On this week’s podcast, we’ll unpack the “intelligence trap” and provide a new perspective on contextualizing brainpow