A powerful ted talk about the power of introverts given by Susan Cain. An introvert herself who speaks about her wish for introverts "the best of all possible journey's and the courage to speak softly".
TED Talk: Listening to Shame - Brené Brown. "Shame is an unspoken epidemic, the secret behind many forms of broken behavior. Brené Brown, whose earlier talk on vulnerability became a viral hit, explores what can happen when people confront their shame head-on. Her own humor, humanity and vulnerability shine through every word."
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain. 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. This extraordinary book has the power to permanently change how we see introverts and, equally important, how introverts see themselves.
Det ekstroverte er i dag idealet og har større værdi end det introverte. I fremtiden vil de introverte værdier i højere grad blive integreret og anerkendt i den vestlige verden. "The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind" - Albert Einstein
"The power of introverts" In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated.