Three Reasons Closeted Introverted Leaders Can Stop Pretending To Be Extroverted

Introverts. Ambiverts. Extroverts. The social conversation about how misunderstood they are is all the rage these days. Research on misconceptions about extroverts making stronger leaders, and the need to value the contemplative nature of introverts has raised important questions about how our cultural narrative has long over-prized extroversion…perhaps to our detriment. I spoke with Susan…

4 Ways Introverts Excel As Leaders

What do Charles Darwin, Candice Bergen and Michael Jordan have in common? They’re all said to be introverts. So are Bill Gates, Warren Buffet and Mark Zuckerberg. When we think about the personality traits that effective leaders need, we typically think of people who are charismatic, dominant, and outgoing. We think of extroverts. Especially in the U.S.…