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.
In the RSA short animation “The Power of Quiet,” author Susan Cain argues that in today’s society too much attention is paid to extroverts, and that introverts deserve our attention as well. Cain is the author of Quiet: The Power of... Read Post
I just finished reading Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking, by Susan Cain. From the title you might think it’s a self-help book targeted toward introverts; one of those I’m OK, You’re OK, pop-psycholog... Read Post