A friend of mine enjoyed a successful art show recently. Everyone had a great time at the gallery, and her work was admired by all. A person made a comment about not liking one of the pieces, and it was hard for my friend to stop focusing on this. It was as if that […]
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The BUZZ: No. 1 on NPR’s bestseller list, No. 1 non-fiction on Goodread’s Choice Awards The GIST: Susan Cain’s TED talk is one of that series’ most popular, supporting the premise of her book that introversion is not a direct route to the sidelines. An introvert herself, Cain felt indignant at society’s view of introversion […]
Here’s a thought experiment: let’s say you go to a meeting and you haven’t met any of the players. You might be intimidated thinking this group will know more than you do and that you may not have the answers or information they need. You could hold back a bit, listening to what others have […]