Dan Heath

Dan Heath

The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen  |  Dan Heath is a senior fellow at Duke University’s CASE center, which supports social entrepreneurs. Heath is the coauthor, along with his brother Chip, of four books: Decisive (Currency, 2013), Switch (Crown Business, 2010), Made to Stick (Random House, 2007), and The Power of Moments (Simon & Schuster, 2017),  and author of his newest book, Upstream (Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster, 2020). Dan and Chip Heath’s books are New York Times bestsellers, and have earned Amazon ratings of at least 4.6 out of 5.0 (across 2,600 reviews). The Heath brothers’ books have been translated into over 30 languages.

Previously, Heath worked as a researcher and case writer for Harvard Business School. In 1997, he co-founded an innovative publishing company called Thinkwell, which continues to produce a radically reinvented line of college textbooks.


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