Ep. 14 The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg — The Stacks Book Club

This week, author Ross Asdourian is back to discuss our The Stacks Book Club book The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg. We talk about how habits work, the habits we want to change, and we look at two current political movements as habit formers in the community.  While we do discuss many examples from the book in this episode, we don't really spoil anything, as this is a non-fiction book without any plot twists or turns. So feel free to enjoy it, even if you've yet to read the book. Everything we talk about this week is in the show notes below. The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg Reincarnation Blues by Michael Poore Year of Yes by Shonda Rhymes Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely Malcolm Gladwell's Books The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp "What the Marshmallow Test Really Teaches About Self-Control" (Jacoba Urist, The Atlantic) "These are the Florida students behind the movement to end gun violence" (Jaweed Kaleem and Nina Agrawal, The Los Angeles Times) "The Permanence of Black Lives Matter" (Vann R. Newkirk III, The Atlantic) Broken Bananah by Ross Asdourian Connect with The Stacks: Instagram|Facebook|Twitter|Goodreads|Traci’s Instagram|iTunes|The Stacks Website|Patreon Connect with Ross: Instagram|Broken Bananah Website|Broken Bananah Facebook To contribute to The Stacks, join The Stacks Pack, and get exclusive perks, check out our Patreon page. We are beyond grateful for anything you’re able to give to support the production of this show. If you prefer to do a one time contribution go to paypal.me/thestackspod. Thank you to this week’s sponsor Audible. To get your FREE audiobook download and FREE 30 day trial go to audibletrial.com/thestacks. The Stacks participates in affiliate programs in which we receive a small commission when products are purchased through some links on this website. This does not effect my opinions on books and products. For more information click here.   

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