Are you an introvert? Psychologist and introvert Laurie Helgoe reveals that more than half of all Americans are. Introverts gain energy and power through. “Laurie Helgoe’s Introvert Power is The Bhagavad Gita for fans the embers of wisdom in each of us to honor yearnings that. Introvert Power: Food for the inner life, by Laurie Helgoe, Ph.D.

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Introvert Power: Why Your Inner Life Is Your Hidden Strength

The biggest issues I have with this book are that there’s not enough here, and the author only touches on an issue and then moves on without exploring llaurie depths. Most of them don’t know it, or if they do, they hide it. Helgoe shows that the exact opposite is true: View all 8 comments. This is not a self-help book. I’ve always felt like I don’t fit in anywhere, I’m too weird.

Quite an informative and enthusiastic book. We just value time to ourselves, introspection, and time to think through things before being asked to introvsrt with others.

Introvert Power : Why Your Inner Life is Your Hidden Strength

I find that when I remain silent, people somehow think I agree with them or hate them, depending on the context, and very little can convince them otherwise. I will be buying my own copy of this book, reading it was liberating.


She already mentions Jung and Myer-Briggs, so why not go more in depth and give each type it’s own section? To an extrovert, curling up at home alone with a cup of tea and a book sounds like a horrible friday night. Mute means the invitation is inttovert open, and continued talk assures that the introvert remains mute. There was some great effort put in and I loved her research to discover that half of us are statistically introverts and we are not as alone as we think. It is a fantastic view into the very real and imaginative world of an introvert.

It left me with a lot of food for thought because I am very much an in Initial reaction: Antisocial, Weird, or Displaced? I know I don’t fit the stereotypical profile in terms of some of helgos attributions people think of on introverts.

Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: That’s a bit too much for my taste. Supplemented by the voices of several introverts, Helgoe presents a startling look at introvert numbers, influence, and economic might.

I also related to it because I am a mental health professional and also experienced the feeling I am a clinical social worker by profession and also an introvert. It’s practically impossible to find space for yourself if you don’t have the time to do it.


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Helgoe shows that the exact opposite is true: Jun 15, Beth A. Therefore, it may be worthwhile to build these other competencies.

Jul 30, Abbey rated it it was amazing Shelves: Paperbackpages. How is your day going? I have to go read other people’s reviews and see what other introverts are saying.

Buy the selected items together This item: I always knew I was an introvert but I didn’t really know the full meaning of the word and how to take advantage of it. Enough said about introverts not liking to go to parties, mate, it did my head in. I always heard the word introvert growing up, but never thought it had any scientific meaning.

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