FOLLOW Thinking before speaking and acting Make sure that you speak up when you have something important to say. Take advantage of your ability to observe other people, the environment you’re in and the energy flow in the room. People will pay more attention to what you say when you do speak up. You probably have the ability to study things better and faster, so when you do say something make sure that it’s an eye-opener. People will trust you more and thus you’ll have access to more privileged information.
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FOLLOW When Socializing Is A Chore Social interaction takes up many cognitive resources and is depleting. Studies find that extroverted behaviour makes people happier but fatigued after just a few hours.... Your Introversion Is A Part Of You, But It’s Not You Introverts don’t like to spend their precious energy on people they don’t get along with anyway and may have a certain social group where they are as active as extroverts.
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no one really being a stereotypical introvert or extrovert, but just a complex human being with varied behaviour. FOLLOW The introvert's guide to social engagement - Harvard Health Blog
Given the choice of interacting with people or watching the new episodes of Agatha Christie's Poirot on PBS, well, let's just say I think David Suchet is better company. If you are an introvert like me, you relish your time alone. But we should also understand the dilemma we face when it comes to long-term health.
An introvert ... is someone who enjoys solitude and focuses more on internal thoughts and feelings.
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Be who you are We really do well when we connect with others, even for brief periods. You don't need to change your nature in order to socialize more. Instead of fighting your personality, work with it, and focus on the type and level of interactions you can do and enjoy. Find social opportunities that work for you Know your boundaries. Introverts are often not comfortable with uncertainty about when something will end. Control the setting. If going out is not easy, have people come to you. Focus on activities, as a class at a local college or community center. Sometimes just being around people is enough. Join a club based on your personal interests or hobbies. Socialize from afar. Social media is another way for introverts to stay connected. Deepstash is better on the app. Discover new ideas and get inspired daily. GET THE APP SIGN IN