The Power of Introverts

July 19, 2012
“There’s zero correlation between being the best talker and having the best ideas.” – Susan Cain
 

TED

The introduction to a video from TED (ideas worth spreading) begins with:

In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated.

Our world prizes extroverts — but Susan Cain makes a case for the quiet and contemplative.

Whether extrovert or introvert, I recommend you watch the following:

The Power of Introverts

http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf

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