His career started with a struggling phase where he was rejected by every advertising agency and he moved to Indiana accepting a journalism position at The American Spectator. He then started writing for Insight on the News. Later, Gladwell did covering business and science for The Washington Post (1987-1996). He started as a writer at The New Yorker in 1996 and his first assignment was to write a piece about fashion. Gladwell introduced the concept of "The Talent Myth" in The New Yorker in an article of July 2002.
Gladwell has written five books including The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures, and David and Goliath. All his books were highly praised. The amazing writer has been respected with American Sociological Association's first Award for Excellence in the Reporting of Social Issues. In 2005, Gladwell was named one of its 100 most influential people by Time.
Currently is a staff writer for The New Yorker. Such an honorable personality is now at his age of 52 years and he is not married yet. He does not have any wife and children. He takes his mother as a role model to be a writer and he might have decided to dedicate all his life in the writing arena. The man with Canadian nationality and Jamaican ethnicity has a staggering net worth of $ 30 million. He is active on Twitter with more than four thousand followers.