Extroverts may compensate for having low income by spending more than introverts on luxury items that reflect higher status.
People always tell me it’s okay to be nervous for a job interview. I nod along because I don’t feel like explaining to them just how hard it is for me.
Society has a cultural bias against introverts — and unfortunately, our schools are no exception. Arranging your classroom to suit introverts can be done.
As my career progressed, each position stretched me in ways that allowed me to grow significantly, personally, and professionally.
My job as a corporate trainer involves teaching a six-hour-long class to adults who really kinda don’t want to be there all that much.
For this introvert, working in an open office is a waking nightmare. Productivity isn’t the only thing to suffer in a shared work space.
If you see an introvert engaged in a quiet activity like reading, writing, or playing a video game, it’s good practice to ask if they’re willing to talk.
Introverts often feel awkward promoting themselves during job interviews, and they may struggle to articulate their thoughts when put on the spot.
Scientists have noted that extroverts tend to focus on seeing and acquiring results, while introverts pay attention to the processes that deliver results.
The mood in the room immediately shifted. The comment “I’m an introvert” was enough to change her entire perception of me as a candidate for the position.