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Screen Time Killed Your Schmoozing Skills?

Studies show all that time in front of the computer is withering in-person social skills. Luckily, you can fight back. Working a room was never everyone's cup of team, and the introverts among us are constantly dreading the hand-shaking and small talk of events with strangers. And now research says, young people are generally getting even worse at face-to-face interaction.
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Why Networking Doesn't Work

Business & Finance / Career & Jobs : The Exceptional Workplace (last year)

Working a room and shaking dozens of hands? Forget it. Re-think your networking to make lasting connections. I used to dread attending networking events and crowded conferences. I'm a bit of an introvert and it always felt awkward w... Read Post

Not Into Schmoozing? 7 In-Demand Jobs for Introverts

Career & Jobs / Career Advice : (2 years ago)

If schmoozing, constant communication and tons of teamwork makes you want to curl up under your desk, these jobs might be for you. Read Post

How Texting and IMing Helps Introverted Teens

Health : Healthland (2 years ago)

There is plenty of grumbling about how social media — texting in particular — may be harming children’s social and intellectual development. But a new study suggests that constant IM’ing and texting among teens may also provide bene... Read Post

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