Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change (Paperback)

Staff Pick Badge
Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change Cover Image
Check Availability Status
Out of Stock

Staff Reviews


A fascinating, insightful and fun read about habits (and we all have them). Broken down into 3 sections- ‘Personal’, ‘Corporate’ and ‘Societal’ The Power Of Habit explains how we develop habits (good or bad), how we can change those habits (good or bad), and how companies use those habits to market their products to us (good or bad).

— Shannon, Chicago

A fascinating, insightful and fun read about habits (and we all have them). Broken down into 3 sections- ‘Personal’, ‘Corporate’ and ‘Societal’ The Power Of Habit explains how we develop habits (good or bad), how we can change those habits (good or bad), and how companies use those habits to market their products to us (good or bad).

— Shannon, Chicago

About the Author


Charles Duhigg is an investigative reporter for "The""New York Times." He is a winner of the National Academies of Sciences, National Journalism, and George Polk awards, and was part of a team of finalists for the 2009 Pulitzer Prize. He is a frequent contributor to "This American Life," NPR, "PBS NewsHour, " and "Frontline." A graduate of Harvard Business School and Yale College, he lives in Brooklyn with his wife and two kids.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780434020362
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
Publication Date: April 1st, 2012