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Enjoyed the Book: “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking”

July 23, 2012  |   Books   |     |   6 Comments

I think that Susan Cain’s book busts many myths that have caused us to undervalue introverts – and possibly overvalue extraverts. She expanded the definition of introverts from those who get energy from within (a more Jungian/MBTI definition) to a broader one including 'solitude-seeking' and 'contemplative,' but also 'sensitive,' 'humble,' and 'risk-averse.' What I found so impressive about this book was the way that Susan Cain weaved ...