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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

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At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over brainstorming in teams. Although they are often labeled “quiet,” it is to introverts that we owe many of the great contributions to society–from van Gogh’s sunflowers to the invention of the personal computer.Passionately argued, impressively researched, and filled with indelib…

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Reddit, you’re at a dinner/party/bar with people you don’t know very well. What is your best conversation starter?(r/AskReddit)

Agreed, I cringe anytime someone asks me something like this. I suck at generalities and feel like this question requires such a specific answer. Couple that with the fact that I don’t do the same things from week to week, or month to month, and my mind goes reeling searching for the correct response. A million possible answers flash through my mind, and I can’t decide on a specific thing that I know I’ll end up discussing further, so I stammer out, “Oh not much, you?”

Edit – To all of you extroverts offering me tips and advise, I wasn’t asking for any. Introverts are not broken we are just different. 30% of the world is populated with introverts. And we don’t feel compelled to change. If you want to understand us, read this book

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$8.09

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SFW

Book Binding

Hardcover

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ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Susan Cain

Book Edition

1

Book Publisher

Crown

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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

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