iOS app Android app

Introvert

Bottling Up Your Feelings Might Make You Less Likable

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 08.25.2015 | Healthy Living

Afraid of showing your true feelings? You may be doing yourself a disservice, according to a new study published in the Journal of Perso...

6 Ways Introverts Vacation Differently

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.25.2015 | Healthy Living

Travel is exciting. There's the opportunity to explore uncharted territory and surround yourself with other people you'll likely never encounter again...

Thoughts You Have When You're Alone At A Party Full Of Strangers

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 08.21.2015 | Comedy

This video, brought to you by the lovely people at BuzzFeed, is about the hardships of experiencing a party solo. Maybe your friend went to the b...

The Moment I Captured My Father No Longer Holding His Breath

The Quiet Revolution | Jennifer Mattern | Posted 08.20.2015 | Healthy Living

My father—from whom I have inherited all my introvert DNA—is visiting me and my two daughters. He lives in Philadelphia; we live in western Massac...

5 Really Good Reasons To Take A Personality Test

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.18.2015 | Healthy Living

Type A. Highly sensitive. Extrovert. Dog person. There are many personality measures, and each one offers its own unique insight into what makes ...

Steve Martin: Wild and Crazy Introvert

The Quiet Revolution | Andy Hinds | Posted 08.13.2015 | Healthy Living

Steve Martin has had a wide-ranging and wildly successful career, spanning over half a century. He’s been a magician, comedian, screenwriter, actor,...

The One Thing That Saves Me As An Introverted Parent

The Quiet Revolution | Brian Gresko | Posted 08.13.2015 | Healthy Living

I love to cook and often reach for kitchen metaphors to explain life. I imagine my attention, for instance, as a stovetop. My priorities go on the fro...

When A Company's Chief People Person Is An Introvert

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 08.10.2015 | Business

As the head of talent at LinkedIn, Pat Wadors is responsible for keeping nearly 9,000 workers happy and engaged with their jobs -- and she's also out ...

What Inspired Susan Cain to Write "Quiet"?

The Quiet Revolution | Susan Cain | Posted 08.07.2015 | Healthy Living

Have a question for our Chief Revolutionary? Email us via the Contact Susan page. You can also ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskSusanCain. Thi...

10 Comics That Perfectly Sum Up What It's Like To Be An Introvert

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.10.2015 | Healthy Living

We feel you, introverts. It can be exhausting living in a busy, boisterous world when your personality not only prefers but craves ...

Are You an Introvert, Extrovert, or Ambivert?

The Quiet Revolution | Quiet Revolution Team | Posted 08.05.2015 | Healthy Living

Where do you fall on the introvert/extrovert spectrum? Take the Quiet Revolution Personality test, and find out! Why does is this so important? Be...

A Tale of Two Sisters: The Introvert and The Extrovert

The Quiet Revolution | Jennifer Mattern | Posted 08.04.2015 | Healthy Living

More often than not, I find them together. Sisters. They squabble, as siblings do, but the squabbles are few and far between. These days, I mostly ...

Essential Guidelines For Introverts Living In An Extrovert's World

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 07.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Twardowski

As an introvert and recovering co-dependent with this underlying desire to "please" people, there were times where I really felt unsettled and out of control. Here are a few general guidelines that I've found work for me to help maintain a balance between social connection and alone time:

Surprise! You May Be An Ambivert

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.29.2015 | Healthy Living

There's a lot of information out there about introverts and extroverts. But if you don't identify strongly as either one, it's for a good reason: acc...

In a World Built for Extroverts, What's an Introvert to Do?

Marina Peña | Posted 07.20.2015 | College
Marina Peña

From Albert Einstein to Hollywood actress Emma Watson, introverts have influenced American society in a myriad of significant ways. But schools and work spaces across the United States continue to favor the needs of extroverts over those of introverts.

10 Things To Know About Loving An Extroverted Introvert

YourTango | Posted 06.30.2015 | Weddings
YourTango

Here's the down and dirty of what it's really like to fall in love with the girl who's a social butterfly and secretly anti-social at the same time.

Love Avoidance: Dance Partner to Love Addiction

Alexandra Katehakis, M.F.T. | Posted 06.22.2015 | Women
Alexandra Katehakis, M.F.T.

Where the sex addict seeks to medicate his or her pain with episodes of sexual gratification and acting out, including promiscuity, using porn, exhibitionism or voyeurism, the love addict is more concerned with emotional gratification.

WhyYour New Spa Product Will Probably Fail

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Linda Harding-Bond

My friend Cheryl (not her real name) developed a beautiful line of organic body products. She sent me samples and I was thrilled to discover that her creations where some of the best I'd ever used.

The Introvert Travel Guide

Melanie Biehle | Posted 05.22.2015 | Travel
Melanie Biehle

There's been more talk about introversion in recent years. By now many people finally understand that being an introvert doesn't mean that I'm quiet or shy.

The Secret to Being More Outgoing and Living Fully

Rachael Yahne | Posted 06.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Rachael Yahne

How can we practice being brave without simply resting on the cliches of 'doing something that scares you'? After all, that phrase in itself is a bit scary. How can break down the bravery-muscle-building process into measurable steps?

For Spa Therapists the Struggle Is Real

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 05.25.2015 | Style
Linda Harding-Bond

Currently with the spa industry losing 5-30% of retail revenues from anemic sales it is clear that the time is perfect to try something new. But are the decision makers willing to embrace a brand new viewpoint that is the polar opposite from how they've been operating?

Advice for Introverted Brides

Claire Enston | Posted 05.24.2015 | Weddings
Claire Enston

How do you cope with planning an event that is going to make you the centre of attention when you are a self confessed introvert? When you would happily stay at home in your own little world rather than venture out.

I Am An Introvert, Leave Me Alone!

Olga Mecking | Posted 05.16.2015 | Women
Olga Mecking

Just because I don't smile doesn't mean that I am unhappy. It just means that I am thinking about something that I consider important. It means that I am trying to find some space for myself in a public place.

Let Your Children Speak

Kim Kalicky | Posted 05.16.2015 | Parents
Kim Kalicky

In Patti Digh's book Creative is a Verb, she describes a time when her husband asked a doctor who had worked with children for 50 years what was his biggest lesson learned about kids. The doctor replied quickly: "Never, never interrupt a child when a child is speaking to you."

Spa Superstars: Hidden in Plain View

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 05.13.2015 | Business
Linda Harding-Bond

If the spa industry truly wants to recoup the revenue that keeps walking out of the door, then maybe it's time to try something new.