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Poll: How introverted are you? The TED community answers

Poll: How introverted are you? The TED community answers

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In her TED Talk “The Power of Introverts,” Susan Cain illuminates the many subtle ways our culture favors extroversion and gives some great ideas for how introverts can better shine at school, at work and in everyday life. This talk certainly struck a nerve — it’s been viewed more than 8 million times since it was posted []

Offices designed for introverts? Susan Cain announces lots of news to make quiet folks happy

Offices designed for introverts? Susan Cain announces lots of news to make quiet folks happy

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Susan Cain is planning a Quiet Revolution. In her classic talk from TED2012, she spoke up for introverts, pointing out the many ways our culture encourages extroversion. “I wasn’t prepared for the intensity and voracity of response to these ideas,” Cain tells the TED Blog two years later. “There’s an enormous hunger for recognition, understanding and []