The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

Charles Duhigg


OVER 60 WEEKS at the NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER LIST

With a brand new Afterword by way of the author
 
In The energy of behavior, Pulitzer Prize–winning company reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the exciting fringe of clinical discoveries that specify why behavior exist and the way they are often replaced. Distilling sizeable quantities of knowledge into engrossing narratives that take us from the boardrooms of Procter & Gamble to sidelines of the NFL to front strains of the civil rights stream, Duhigg provides a complete new figuring out of human nature and its power. At its middle, The strength of Habit includes a thrilling argument: the main to workout usually, removing extra weight, being extra effective, and attaining good fortune is knowing how conduct paintings. As Duhigg indicates, by means of harnessing this new technology, we will be able to rework our companies, our groups, and our lives.

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“Sharp, provocative, and useful.”—Jim Collins
 
“Few [books] turn into crucial manuals for company and dwelling. The energy of behavior is an exception. Charles Duhigg not just explains how behavior are shaped yet find out how to kick undesirable ones and dangle directly to the good.”Financial Times
 
“A flat-out nice read.”—David Allen, bestselling writer of Getting issues performed: The paintings of relaxing Productivity
 
“You’ll by no means examine your self, your company, or your global particularly an identical way.”—Daniel H. red, bestselling writer of Drive and an entire New Mind
 
“Entertaining . . . relaxing . . . interesting . . . a major examine the technological know-how of behavior formation and change.”The big apple instances booklet Review

“Cue: see hide. regimen: learn publication. present: absolutely understand the artwork of manipulation.”Bloomberg Businessweek
 
“Absolutely fascinating.”Wired

“A clean exam of the way regimen behaviors take carry and whether or not they are at risk of switch . . . The tales that Duhigg has knitted jointly are all attention-grabbing of their personal correct, yet tackle an additional measurement whilst wedded to his exam of habits.”— linked Press
 
“There’s been loads of study over the last numerous years approximately how our behavior form us, and this paintings is fantastically defined within the new publication The strength of Habit.”—David Brooks, The big apple Times
 
“A nice book—based on a magnificent mass of study, written in a full of life variety and offering simply the correct stability of highbrow seriousness with useful suggestion on how one can holiday our undesirable habits.”The Economist
 
“I were spinning like a most sensible when you consider that studying The strength of Habit, New York Times journalist Charles Duhigg’s attention-grabbing best-seller approximately how humans, companies and agencies increase the confident workouts that lead them to productive—and happy.”The Washington Post

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