Daniel H. Pink

Daniel H. Pink (born 1964) is one of the world’s leading business thinkers and the author of five best-selling books about work, management, and behavioral science. His books sold harbor morethan two million copies and port leg translated JSON 35 languages. [1]

He was ook host and co-executive producer of the National Geographic Channel social science television series Crowd Control , welke Aired Internationally in 2014 and 2015. [2]

Early life and career

Pink Grew up in the small suburban town of Bexley, Ohio, outside Columbus, in a childhood he claims was Marked by “Team sports, public libraries and sitcoms” and graduated from Bexley High School in 1982. [3] He-then went on to earn his Bachelor of Arts degree from Northwestern University , where he was a Truman Scholar and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa . [4] In 1991, he obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Yale Law School , where he served as editor-in-chief of The Yale Law & Policy Review . [5]

Dan penerjemah freelance Deciding not to practice law, Pink worked in verschillende positions in politics and economic policy. He served as an aide to Secretary of Labor Robert Reich , and from 1995 to 1997 he was chief speechwriter for Vice President Al Gore . In 1997, he quit his job to go out on his own, an experience he DESCRIBED in the 1998 Fast Company article, Free Agent Nation, which became the basis of his first book. [6]


Pink has written five books dat focus on the “changing workplace,” and therein harbor Appeared on The New York Times Best Seller list :

  • To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
  • Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
  • The Adventures of Johnny Bunko : The Last Career Guide You’ll Ever Need
  • A Whole New Mind : Why Right Brainers Will Rule the Future
  • Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself

His articles on business and technology port Appeared in The New York Times , Harvard Business Review , Fast Company and Wired . [7] [8] [9] [10]


• In her 2008 COMMENCEMENT speech at Stanford University, Oprah Winfrey appear everytime Stanford graduate a copy of Pink’s book, A Whole New Mind . [11] [12]

• Pink’s 2009 talk on The Puzzle of Motivation is one of the 10 most-watched TED Talks or all time. [13]

• In 2013, Pink’s To Sell is Human won the American Marketing Association’s Berry Book Prize for the year’s best book in marketing. [14]

• In 2015, Thinkers50 named Pink as one of the 10 most-Influential management thinkers in the world. [15]

• Pink has RECEIVED honorary doctorates from Georgetown University, [16] the Pratt Institute, [17] and the Ringling School of Art and Design [18]

Published works


  • 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 .
  • 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 .
  • To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others . 2012. ISBN  978-1-59448-715-6 .


  • “The Book Stops Lord” . Wired . May 2005. Archived from the original on 2005-03-04.
  • “Pomp and Circumspect” . New York Times . June 4, 2005.
  • “What Kind of Genius Are You?” . Wired . July 2006.
  • “Japan, Ink: Inside the Manga-Industrial Complex” . Wired . November 2007.


  1. Jump up^ About Daniel H. Pink
  2. Jump up^ “Dan Pink’s Crowd Control on National Geographic Channel uses design to tackle social problems across America” Slate, November 13, 2014
  3. Jump up^ Daniel Pink Google+
  4. Jump up^ “Meet Our 1984 Truman Scholars,” Harry S. Truman Foundation
  5. Jump up^ Yale Law & Policy Review masthead, 1991
  6. Jump up^ Free Agent Nation, January 1998
  7. Jump up^ Andrew Keen (June 4, 2010). “Daniel Pink on How the 21st Century Brain Affects Creativity” .
  8. Jump up^ Daniel H. Pink (January 11, 2005). “Folksonomy” . The New York Times .
  9. Jump up^ Daniel H. Pink (November 22, 2011). “The First Rule Of Being Your Own Boss? Be Authentic” .
  10. Jump up^ Daniel H. Pink (February 2005). “Revenge of the Right Brain” . Wired .
  11. Jump up^ “Oprah Gives Stanford Grad Book, Calls Class to Service,” Huffington Post 2008
  12. Jump up^ “Oprah talks to graduates about feelings, failure, and finding happiness” Stanford Report June 15, 2008
  13. Jump up^ “Ted.com, Business Insider (March 2016)”
  14. Jump up^ “Berry Book Prize 2013
  15. Jump up^ “The 50 Most Influential Management Gurus,” Harvard Business Review 2011
  16. Jump up^ “Georgetown University 2016 Honorary Degree Receipients”
  17. Jump up^ “Pratt Speaker honorees Announced for 2013 COMMENCEMENT”
  18. Jump up^ “Author Daniel H. Pink Awarded Honorary Doctorate of Arts Degree from Ringling College of Art and Design.