I recently finished a very interesting book called Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain (Amazon affiliate link). Susan Cain uses this book as an introduction to the thought processes of extroverts and introverts, the latter of whom make up about 1/3 to 1/2 of the population. She explores their different ways of thinking and approaching things, why some countries lean more heavily on either side of the spectrum, and how extroverts and introverts can get along in business and personal relationships.
Introverts get all the attention, but it's possible to create a productive and supportive work environment for both personality types. Thanks to Susan Cain, author of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking... Read Post
A self-avowed introvert herself, Susan Cain is the author of the recently published book Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking. Cain says this quality is vastly misunderstood and undervalued. Bill Gates, ... Read Post
Half of people are introverts, yet the vast majority of brick and mortar stores are designed as if all shoppers are extroverts. Unlike extroverts, who are often gregarious and talkative, introverts prefer quiet and solitude, and ten... Read Post