Daniel H Pink Biography
Daniel H Pink is an American author. Four of his books have been featured on the New York Times bestsellers’ list. He was the host and co-executive producer of the 2014 National Geographic Channel social science TV series Crowd Control. Between 1995 to 1997, he was the chief speechwriter for Vice President Al Gore.
Pink is the author of six provocative books including his newest, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which spent four months on the New York Times bestseller list and was named the best book of 2018 by Amazon, iBooks, Goodreads, and several more outlets.
Daniel H Pink Age
H was born in 1964. He is 55 years old. Details of his birthday have not been revealed as of now. This information will be updated soon.
Daniel H Pink Education
He received a BA from Northwestern University, where he was a Truman Scholar and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and a JD from Yale Law School. He has also received honorary doctorates from Georgetown University, the Pratt Institute, the Ringling College of Art and Design, and Westfield State University.
Daniel H Pink Career
Pink is the author of several provocative, bestselling books about business, work, and behavior. Pink was a host and co-executive producer of Crowd Control. It was a television series about human behavior on the National Geographic Channel. He has appeared frequently on NPR, PBS, ABC, CNN, and other TV and radio networks in the US and abroad.
Before venturing out on his own 20 years ago, Dan worked in several positions in politics and government, including serving from 1995 to 1997 as chief speechwriter to Vice President Al Gore.
He has been a contributing editor at Fast Company and Wired as well as a business columnist for The Sunday Telegraph. His articles and essays have also appeared in The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, The New Republic, Slate, and other publications. In 2007, he was a Japan Society Media fellow in Tokyo, where he studied the country’s massive comic industry.Daniel H Pink
For the last six years, London-based Thinkers 50 named him as one of the top 15 business thinkers in the world. Pink’s TED Talk on the science of motivation is one of the 10 most-watched TED Talks of all time. It has more than 20 million views.
His RSA Animate video about the ideas in his book, Drive, has collected more than 14 million views.
Daniel H Pink WifeChildren
Pink is a married man. H and his wife live in Washington, DC. They have three children two college students and a high school student. Details of their names have not been shared.
Daniel H Pink Net Worth
He has written 5 books related to business as well as management. His books are sold off around 2 million copies and his books are also translated into 34 languages. Mr. Pink earns an average salary from his career of being an author. Although he has not disclosed the actual figure of his salary. His estimated net worth is currently under review.
Daniel H. Pink Books
His books include:
- Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself. 2001.
- A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future. 2005. NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 12, December 28, 2008.
- The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You’ll Ever Need. 2008.
- Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us. 2009. NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 12, March 7, 2010.
- To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others. 2012. NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 8, February 10, 2013.
- When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing. 2018. NYT Hardcover Nonfiction bestseller No. 2, January 28, 2018
Daniel H Pink Drive
Drive is the fourth non-fiction book by Daniel Pink. The book was published on December 29, 2009, by Riverhead Hardcover. In the text, he argues that human motivation is largely intrinsic and that the aspects of this motivation can be divided into autonomy, mastery, and furthermore purpose.
He argues against old models of motivation driven by rewards and fear of punishment, dominated by extrinsic factors such as money.