How can we use the hidden patterns of the day to build the ideal schedule? Why do certain breaks dramatically improve student test results? When should you have your first coffee of the day? Why is singing in time with other people as good for us as exercise? And what is the ideal time to quit a job, switch careers or get married?
In When, Daniel H. Pink distills cutting edge research and data on timing and synthesises them into a fascinating, readable narrative. Packed with irresistible stories and practical takeaways, it provides compelling insights into how we can live richer, more engaged lives.
"Intriguing . . . written with a light, assured touch" (Observer)
"[Pink] unveils the hidden patterns of our lives . . . A fascinating combination of How-to and When-to" (Independent)
"When brims with a surprising amount of insight and practical advice" (Wall Street Journal)
"Provocative and fascinating" (MALCOLM GLADWELL, author of Outliers)
"Bold and persuasive" (RICHARD WISEMAN, author of 59 Seconds)
"Pink is rapidly acquiring international guru status . . . He is an engaging writer, who challenges and provokes" (Financial Times)
"Pink is one of our smartest thinkers about the interaction of work, psychology and society" (Worth)
"Radical, surprising, and undeniably true" (Harvard Business Review)
"A gifted writer who turns even the heaviest scientific study into something digestible - and often amusing - without losing his intellectual punch" (New York Post)