Daniel H. Pink

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Daniel H. Pink
Pink in 2018
Pink in 2018
Born1964 (age 54–55)
OccupationAuthor
LanguageEnglish
NationalityAmerican
CitizenshipUnited States
Alma materNorthwestern University (B.A.)
Yale Law School (J.D.)
GenreNon-fiction
Notable worksWhen: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing
Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us;
A Whole New Mind;
To Sell is Human;
Free Agent Nation;
The Adventures of Johnny Bunko
SpouseJessica Lerner
Website
danpink.com

Daniel H. Pink (born 1964) is an American author, journalist, and television host. He has written six books, including four New York Times bestsellers. He was host and co-executive producer of the 2014 National Geographic Channel social science TV series Crowd Control.[1] From 1995 to 1997, he was the chief speechwriter for Vice President Al Gore.[2]

Early life and education[edit]

Pink grew up in Columbus, Ohio.[3] He is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Northwestern University, where he was a Truman Scholar.[4] (In 2014, he delivered the convocation speech at Northwestern's graduation.)[5] He later received a law degree from Yale Law School.

Books[edit]

  • Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself. 2001. ISBN 978-0-446-67879-7.
  • A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future. 2005. ISBN 978-1-59448-171-0. NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 12, December 28, 2008.[6]
  • The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You'll Ever Need. 2008. ISBN 978-1-59448-291-5.
  • Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us. 2009. ISBN 978-1-59448-884-9. NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 12, March 7, 2010.[7]
  • To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others. 2012. ISBN 978-1-59448-715-6. NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 8, February 10, 2013.[8]
  • When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing. 2018. ISBN 978-0-73521-062-2.[9] NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 2, January 28, 2018.[10]

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