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1 Personality Type Is More Successful Than Introverts And Extroverts

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 10.24.2016 | Healthy Living

Many of us classify our personality types as introverted or extroverted. And we can be quite rabid about the distinction, congregating with our fellow...

The Difference Between Introverts And Extroverts, In 1 Simple Chart

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 10.07.2016 | Healthy Living

You might think you know the difference between extroverts and introverts. You understand that extroverts are talkative and outgoing, while introverts...

People Are Exhausting Even For Extroverts, Study Says

The Huffington Post | Bahar Gholipour | Posted 06.15.2016 | Science

Not even extroverts are immune from the tiring effects of being around other people. A new study from researchers in Finland published in the Journal ...

7 Opportunities to Be More Extroverted

Michael Goldberg | Posted 05.24.2016 | Business
Michael Goldberg

An opportunity to land a job. Earn some business. Refer business. Give some advice. Get some advice. Learn something. Have fun. Or just to help a brother out. Here are seven opportunities to become more extroverted as you go about your day to day.

7 Reasons Introverts Now Rule The World

Larry Kim | Posted 04.13.2016 | Business
Larry Kim

Twentieth-century Americans were bottle-fed on the importance of needing to "prove themselves." Extroverts, with their brash and gregarious manner, were the golden children. It's time to bow before the introverts reading in the corner. Here's why.

How Schools Are Failing Their Quietest Students

Science of Us | Posted 04.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Science of Us

As Cain explained to Science of Us, "The big insight, really, is all human beings have nervous systems that respond differently to stimulation, so we all have different needs to be at our sweet spot and be at our best and most ready to learn."

Confessions of an Introvert

Casey Erin Wood | Posted 03.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Casey Erin Wood

I'm sharing these confessions so all you introverts out there know you're not alone, and so all you beautifully expressive extroverts will understand we're not rude or shy or distant -- we just really want to stop talking about nothing.

Four Signs You May Be an Empath-Warrior

Isabel Hundt | Posted 03.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Isabel Hundt

Most likely you have heard about "Empaths" lately. Empaths are people who are highly sensitive towards other people's emotions and energies they are s...

The (Introvert's) Effective Guide to Networking Like a Pro

Reina Pomeroy | Posted 02.29.2016 | Business
Reina Pomeroy

Networking. You might love it or you might hate it. It depends on a few different things. If you get anxious in situations where you don't know anybod...

Freedom Trumps View at 30,000 Feet

Wendy E. Simmons | Posted 02.12.2016 | Travel
Wendy E. Simmons

I love the view at 30,000 feet. It's one of the greatest things about flying. But unless the flight is under two hours, there's absolutely no way I'm ...

3 Ways to Make Networking Work for You

Sarah Hillware | Posted 01.31.2016 | Business
Sarah Hillware

As someone who makes new connections for a living, I know it can sometimes be daunting and draining. If you are an introvert, you may find it exhausting to attend a large conference.

How I Thrived As An Introvert In An Office Full Of Extroverts

Ann Davis | Posted 01.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Ann Davis

I became tired of wishing my work was easier. Tired of pretending to be someone I wasn't. Tired of going home grumpy and heading straight to bed because I was so exhausted. To love my work as an introvert, I knew I had to make some changes. Changes that would allow me to thrive as an introvert in an extroverted work environment.

The Secret of Getting Noticed by a Recruiter: 6 Networking and Resume Tips for Introverted Job-Hunters

Davis Truyen | Posted 01.06.2017 | Business
Davis Truyen

One of the best tools is LinkedIn. With your professional, interactive and impressive profile, it will let you create relationships with potential employers. But how do you use LinkedIn properly?

Life Lesson From My Broken Toothbrush: How to Look Out for Small Signs of Life

Davis Truyen | Posted 12.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Davis Truyen

One day, while I was brushing my teeth in the bathroom, my toothbrush was suddenly broken into two pieces. Holding the broken piece in my hand, I real...

Communication Strategies That Help an Introvert Get More Influence in an Extrovert World

Davis Truyen | Posted 12.08.2016 | Business
Davis Truyen

Not very often that you luckily find a job that matches your personality. Sometimes you fall in a job that is totally a contrast to your personality.

How Extroverts and Introverts Can Understand Each Other

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 10.28.2015 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on A while ago, I received a letter from a reader named Lily, who describes herself as extremely quiet and sh...

Why You Shouldn't Take Those "Fatso" Comments to Heart

Melinda Parrish | Posted 10.14.2016 | Women
Melinda Parrish

I just really want to share the truth of the sadness that I carry with me, and how it shows up in my life. I hope that little girls will get to grow up in a kinder world, and have more body positivity present in their lives as a result of body advocates like Ashley Graham stepping into the spotlight recently.

11 Reasons To Be Proud You're An Extrovert

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 09.29.2015 | Healthy Living

Loud. Attention-seeking. Talkative. Extroverts don't always have the best reputation. Often seen as the "domineering" personality type, they may come ...

Should We Pay Kids for Grades? Yes or No?

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 09.21.2016 | Parents
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

Parents who reward effort, not grades, in my experience, seem to trust their kids more and treat them with more respect. This, in turn, leads to parents and kids enjoying learning as part of their family's values.

Being an Introvert When Everyone You Know Is an Extrovert

Elizabeth Kirk | Posted 09.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Kirk

If your brain is wired like mine, and you were created to need massive amounts of downtime, but are surrounded by buckets full of extroverts, own it. Be ok with your uniqueness. Drop the guilt, and speak up when you need time. We'll all be better for it.

Like Extroverts, Introverts Can Also Be Prone To Narcissism

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 08.07.2015 | Healthy Living

A lot of people identify as introverts. But did you know that our understanding of introversion is pretty similar to something called covert narcissis...

How To Survive At The Office If You're An Introvert

Refinery29 | Posted 08.06.2016 | Healthy Living

Despite the hype introverts have gained over the past few years, it hasn't fundamentally changed the fact that our modern workplace isn't always accommodating of them.

Introducing HuffPost Quiet Revolution

Arianna Huffington | Posted 07.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Arianna Huffington

After the success of her 2012 best-seller Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking, Susan Cain brought together a team to start Quiet Revolution, a company dedicated to "unlocking the power of introverts for the benefit of us all." And now, I'm delighted that HuffPost is joining forces with Quiet Revolution to use all the tools at our disposal to unlock that power and bring these voices and ideas to an even wider audience.

15 Ways Extroverts Can Be Better Parents To Introverted Kids

Quiet Revolution | Jennifer Granneman | Posted 10.06.2015 | Healthy Living

You’re confused by your kid. She doesn’t act the way you did when you were growing up. She’s hesitant and reserved. Instead of diving in to play...

Escaping the Need for External Validation

Hannah Massarella | Posted 06.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Hannah Massarella

Chasing validation, gaining it, quickly losing it and getting back into the race is something I've done repeatedly up until this point. So the next piece is choosing to change, choosing to change for the sake of living a joyous life.