Personality

Personality

By Navdeep Singh Dhillon

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An Introvert Plans a Party

A kid’s birthday party? Chaos will always ensue.

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Personality

By Lara Vukelich

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How to Respond to “Sorry, I’m a Hugger”

Listen up, introverts: hugging is optional.

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Personality

By Navdeep Singh Dhillon

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An Introverted Papa Tackles Karaoke

Karaoke for introverts? It’s not as wild a combination as it sounds!

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Personality

By Susan Cain

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Why Writing an Introverted Character Is Hard, and Why You Must Do It Anyway

Representation in our stories matters.

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Personality

By The Quiet Leadership Institute

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More than Money: Temperament and the Need for Meaningful Work

Workers are increasingly demanding to know the meaning behind their effort. Here’s what happens when they do.

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Personality

By Liz Fosslien and Mollie West

6 Illustrations That Show What It’s Like in an Introvert’s Head

Introverts may appear “quiet,” but our minds certainly aren’t.

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Personality

By Jennifer Granneman

Why Introverts and Extroverts Are Different: The Science

Wonder what’s behind the differences between introverts and extroverts? Hint: it’s not just a simple preference.

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Personality

By Susan Cain

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How Your Personality Matures with Time

Despite the variety of situations that we experience in a lifetime—all of them influencing who we are and how we grow—our core traits tend to remain constant.

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Personality

By Susan Cain

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Are You Shy, Introverted, Both, or Neither (and Why Does It Matter)?

Shyness and introversion are not the same thing. Shyness is the fear of negative judgment, and introversion is a preference for quiet, minimally stimulating environments.

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Personality

By Susan Cain

What Are Your Greatest Character Strengths? Take This Quiz to Find Out

A great tool for assessing your strengths—and then creating a life that draws on them.

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