EMBRACE THE POWER INSIDE YOU Are you an introvert Psychologist and introvert Laurie Helgoe reveals that than half of all Americans are Introverts gain energy and power through reflection and solitude Our culture, however, is geared toward the extrovert The pressure to enjoy parties, chatter, and interactions can lead people to think that an inward orientation is a problem instead of an opportunity. Helgoe shows that the exact opposite is true Introverts can capitalize on this inner source of power INTROVERT POWER is a groundbreaking call for an introvert renaissance, a blueprint for how introverts can take full advantage of this hidden strength in daily life Supplemented by the voices of several introverts, Helgoe presents a startling look at introvert numbers, influence, and economic might. Revolutionary and invaluable, INTROVERT POWER includes ideas for how introverts can learn toClaim private spaceCarve out time to thinkBring a slower tempo into daily lifeCreate breaks in conversation and relationshipsDeal effectively with parties, interruptions, and crowds QUIET IS MIGHT SOLITUDE IS STRENGTH INTROVERSION IS POWER. Best Download Kindle ePUB Introvert Power: Why Your Inner Life Is Your Hidden Strength author Laurie A. Helgoe – bluevapours.co.uk
Laurie Anne Helgoe is an American psychologist and author specializing in personality development and the psychology of desire Helgoe has a private practice in clinical psychology and serves as an assistant clinical professor at the West Virginia University School of Medicine, Charleston Division, supervising and lecturing psychiatric residents.Raised as the ninth of ten children, she was surrounded by gregarious siblings and sought out solitude, reflection and writing to replenish her energy This early discovery of the power of solitude had a profound influence on her later work In 2008, her writing revealed that scholarly and popular accounts regarding humans who display the personality traits of introversion and extroversion were flawed, and that, instead of representing a 25 30% of the population, introverts make up 57% of the population The identified flaw was a dated reliance on the early work of Isabel Briggs Myers, and the failure to note the latest comprehensive results of the Myers Briggs Type Indicator MBTI , a questionnaire used by psychologists to classify human personality traits.
- 288 pages
- Introvert Power: Why Your Inner Life Is Your Hidden Strength
- Laurie A. Helgoe
- 27 January 2018 Laurie A. Helgoe