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Charles Duhigg (born 1974) is an American journalist and non-fiction author. He was a reporter for The New York Times, currently writes for The New Yorker Magazine and is the author of two books on habits and productivity, titled The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business and Smarter Faster Better. In 2013, Duhigg was the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting for a series of 10 articles on the business practices of Apple and other technology companies. Early life and education Charles Duhigg was born in 1974 in New Mexico. He graduated from Yale University and earned a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. Career Duhigg is a former Los Angeles Times staff writer. Between 2006 and 2017, he was a reporter at The New York Times. He currently writes for The New Yorker Magazine and other publications. Duhigg led a team of New York Times reporters who won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting for a series of 10 articles about the business practices of Apple and other technology companies. Duhigg wrote or co-wrote the series Toxic Waters, Golden Opportunities, and was part of the team that wrote The Reckoning.Duhigg's book about the science of habit formation, titled The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business, was published by Random House on February 28, 2012. An extract was published in The New York Times entitled "How Companies Learn Your Secrets." The Power of Habit has spent over three years on The New York Times's bestseller lists. He is also the author of Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business, which was released on March 8, 2016. It became a New York Times Best Seller on March 27, 2016. Personal life Duhigg resides in Santa Cruz, California. His sister, Katy Duhigg, is an attorney and politician who is a member of the New Mexico Senate. Awards 2007 George Polk Award 2007 Heywood Broun Award 2008 Hillman Prize 2008 Gerald Loeb Award Honorable Mention for Beat Writing for "Golden Opportunities" 2009 Scripps Howard National Journalism Award 2009 Investigative Reporters and Editors Medal 2009 Gerald Loeb Award for Large Newspapers for "The Reckoning" 2010 United States National Academies National Academies Communication Award, 2010 Society of Environmental Journalists Investigative Reporting Award awards from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, the Deadline Awards, and the John B. Oakes Awards 2013, with other The New York Times reporters, Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting, for a series of 10 articles on the business practices of Apple and other technology companies.Books The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and BusinessArticles "How Venture Capitalists Are Deforming Capitalism", The New Yorker, 23 November 2020.link References External links Journalist's Twitter Journalist's New York Times website Journalist's website. Discover the Charles Duhigg popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Charles Duhigg books.

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    Intrinsic

    Sharath Jeevan

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    Women, Food, and Desire

    Alexandra Jamieson

    A holistic health counselor and costar of the awardwinning documentary Super Size Me explores women’s cravingsfor food, sleep, sex, movement, companionship, inspirationand teaches ...

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    A Joosr Guide to... The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

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    Smarter Faster Better

    Charles Duhigg

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The author of The Power of Habit and “master of the life hack” (GQ) explores the fascinating science of productivity and offers realworld takea...

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    Happy Habits

    Karen Salmansohn

    50 habits to start (or stop!) right now in order to be happier, healthier, less stressed, and more productivefrom the bestselling author and happiness expert behind Think Happy.For...

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    Override

    Connell Cowan PhD & David Kipper, MD

    Based on today’s breakthrough science into neurotransmitters, Override reveals a clear path to overcoming bad habits that sabotage our success in career, love, and healthy living. ...

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    Right Kind of Wrong

    Amy C. Edmondson

    Longlisted for the Financial Times and Schroders Business Book of the YearA revolutionary guide that will transform your relationship with failure, from the pioneering researcher o...

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    Supercommunicators

    Charles Duhigg

    From the New York Times bestselling author of The Power of Habit, a fascinating exploration of what makes conversations work, and how we can all learn to be Supercommunicators at w...

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    Summary of The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

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    The Power of Habit Summary

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    The Power of Habit: A Summary  Why We Do What We Do In Life and In Business The Power of Habit is organized into three parts. Part one examines the source of individual ha...

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    Sprint

    Jake Knapp, John Zeratsky & Braden Kowitz

    From inside Google Ventures, a unique fiveday process for solving tough problems, proven at thousands of companies in mobile, ecommerce, healthcare, finance, and more.Entrepreneurs...

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    The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg -- Summary

    Omar Elbaga

    “Absolutely fascinating.” “Life changing.” This book is a summary of the original book "The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business" compiled for you so that you ...

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    Thrive

    Arianna Huffington

    In Thrive, Arianna Huffington makes an impassioned and compelling case for the need to redefine what it means to be successful in today's world.   Arianna Huffington's persona...

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    The Deadline Effect

    Christopher Cox

    In the tradition of Charles Duhigg’s The Power of Habit, a wise and fascinating book that shows us how “we can make deadlines work for us instead of the other way around” (The Wall...

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    Summary of The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

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    Summary of The Power of Habit

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    Instinct

    Rebecca Heiss

    A revolutionary approach to unlockingyour innate ability to achieve success in business and in life.Why do we constantly feel overwhelmed by stress, dissatisfied in our careers and...