Charles Duhigg is a Pulitzer-prize winning New York Times investigative reporter, graduate of Yale College and Harvard Business School and a frequent contributor or guest on The Colbert Report, NPR’s This American Life, Frontline and other programs. Mr. Duhigg has spoken to audiences as varied as MIT, the SC Johnson Company, the Aspen Institute and the Pasadena Art and Science Festival. As eloquent and engaging in person as he is on the page, Mr. Duhigg will have you rethinking your entire world.

He is represented by Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau 

To book a lecture or speaking engagement, please contact Caitlin McCaskey at

Video clips of Mr. Duhigg speaking:
On Charlie Rose
On how to break a habit.

About The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

With eye-opening insight into the habits of individuals, corporations, and societies, Duhigg demonstrates how a simple habit loop—a cue, a routine, and reward—is the key to transforming behavior. More than just an ideas book, The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business is a thoroughly entertaining narrative that will change the way you think, personally and professionally.

Potential Lecture Topics:

The Science of Habit Formation: Why we do what we do, and how to change it

Consumer Habits: Why customers keep coming back for some (but only some) products again and again

Habits and Predictive Analytics: How corporate giants, like Target, know what shoppers want before they do

The Power of a Crisis: How leaders teach organizational habits through accident and design

Why Cravings Exists: How the neurology of craving explains our habits, what we buy and how we can learn