Introvert power : why your inner life is your hidden strength / by Laurie Helgoe
By: Helgoe, Laurie.Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, 2013Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xxix, 290 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781402280887 .Subject(s): Behaviour | Psychology | Workplace relationsOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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ANTISOCIAL, WEIRD OR DISPLACED? The mistaken identity -- Alone is not a four-letter word -- Becoming an alien -- Anyone else IN? -- The get-happier mandate -- THE INTROVERT'S WISH LIST: Meditating with the majority -- A room of your own -- The time to think -- The right to retreat -- The freedom of a Flaneur -- Inroads to intimacy -- STANDING STILL IN A LOUD WORLD: The conversation conundrum -- The anti-party guide -- Why did I want to work with people? -- The downside to self-containment -- Showing up for relationships -- OUTING THE INTROVERT: From apology to acceptance - and beyond -- Celebrating introversion -- Expressing what's in there -- Moshing on your own terms -- Introvert power
Provides a blueprint for how introverts can use reflection and solitude to gain energy and power. Includes ideas on dealing effectively with parties, interruptions and crowds, as well as claiming private space.