Quiet The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking.

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At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over brainstorming in teams. Although they are often labeled "quiet," it is to introverts that we owe many of the great contributions to society--from van Gogh's sunflowers to the invention of the personal computer.Passionately argued, impressively researched, and filled with indelible stories of real people, Quiet shows how dramatically we undervalue introverts, and how much we lose in doing so. Taking the reader on a journey from Dale Carnegie's birthplace to Harvard Business School, from a Tony Robbins seminar to an evangelical megachurch, Susan Cain charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal in the twentieth century and explores its far-reaching effects. She talks to Asian-American students who feel alienated from the brash, backslapping atmosphere of...

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Cain, S., & Mazur, K. (2012). Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking. Unabridged. New York: Books on Tape.

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Cain, Susan and Kathe. Mazur. 2012. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking. New York: Books on Tape.

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Cain, Susan and Kathe. Mazur, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking. New York: Books on Tape, 2012.

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Cain, Susan., and Kathe Mazur. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking. Unabridged. New York: Books on Tape, 2012.

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At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over brainstorming in teams. Although they are often labeled "quiet," it is to introverts that we owe many of the great contributions to society--from van Gogh's sunflowers to the invention of the personal computer.Passionately argued, impressively researched, and filled with indelible stories of real people, Quiet shows how dramatically we undervalue introverts, and how much we lose in doing so. Taking the reader on a journey from Dale Carnegie's birthplace to Harvard Business School, from a Tony Robbins seminar to an evangelical megachurch, Susan Cain charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal in the twentieth century and explores its far-reaching effects. She talks to Asian-American students who feel alienated from the brash, backslapping atmosphere of...
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