Malcolm Gladwell has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since Previously, he worked at the Washington Post. In , he was awarded the National. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data. Gladwell, Malcolm. The tipping point: how little things can make a big difference / by Malcolm Gladwell. Bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell is never content to accept the status quo, unconvinced that things are what they seem. In his first book The Tipping Point.

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There is depth to his research and clarity in his arguments, but it is the breadth of subjects he applies himself to that is truly impressive.

The term ” tipping point ” comes from the moment in an epidemic when the virus reaches critical mass and begins to spread at a much higher rate. He stated that once he allowed his hair to get longer, he started getting speeding tickets all the time, an oddity considering that he had never gotten one before, and that he started getting pulled out of airport security lines for special attention. A good hair day”.

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ClubNovember 25, He consumed the whole thing in one sitting at NYU’s Glawdell library. We privilege the ‘person’ and we discount the influence of the ‘situation. Gladwell has written five books. Trinity CollegeUniversity of Toronto. He states that the misconception seems to be that management and executives are all too ready to classify employees without ample performance records and thus make hasty decisions.


Works by Malcolm Gladwell. He told a story about a well-intentioned wedding toast for a young man and his friends that went wrong.

The Tipping Point sold more than two million copies in the United States.

Gladwell’s fourth book, What the Dog Saw: He went on to say that he was “so enamored by the metaphorical simplicity of that idea that I overstated its importance”. Here’s to not knowing precisely where things are headed, and to the books that help light the way.

However, Gladwell says he was unaware Bank of Gladeell was “bragging about his speaking engagements” until the Atlantic Wire emailed him.

Gladwell is host of the podcast Revisionist Historyproduced through Panoply Media. Malcolm Gladwell’s Success Story”. But if you think about it, the concept he’s describing is actually subversive in a culture that idolizes individualism. Gladwell has been spreading the love a bit too thinly? Referencing a Gladwell reporting mistake in which Gladwell refers to ” eigenvalue ” as “Igon Value”, Pinker criticizes his lack of expertise: The genius of this book is that it will insinuate itself into the way you think about virtually everything — even Peyton Manning and Brett Farve.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Gladwell’s father noted Malcolm was an unusually single-minded and ambitious boy. Retrieved May 9, One is, I’m interested in collecting interesting stories, and the other is I’m interested in collecting interesting research.

And Other Adventuresa collection of his journalism, and David and Goliath: David and Goliath book. Retrieved May 12, He has written five books, The Tipping Point: The Christian Science Monitor. Gladwell was a featured storyteller for the Moth podcast. Gladwell’s third book, Outlierspublished inexamines how a person’s environment, in conjunction with personal drive and motivation, affects his or her possibility and opportunity for success. He began to take note of “how strange epidemics were”, saying epidemiologists have a “strikingly different way of looking at the world”.


That’s the extent of it.

Retrieved April 10, A Conversation with Malcolm Gladwell”. We think we know why our boss made a certain gladwfll or what our romantic partner is thinking; or how our presentation will go; or why someone didn’t text us back.

I just was curious: Retrieved November 20, Gladwell’s original question revolved around lawyers: Malcolm Gladwell in Gladwell was born in FarehamHampshireEngland.

Retrieved January 23, Gladwell goes on to say, “I found this idea so disturbing and subversive that I think I have been wrestling with it ever since.

You find yourself recommending it to people, gifting it to people, telling strangers on the subway about it. Fortune described The Tipping Point as “a fascinating book that makes you see the world in a different way”.

He is also the host of the podcast Revisionist History and co-founder giletype the podcast company Pushkin Industries.