This week I was reminded of what a terrible performer I am when I did a short video recording project. The camera went on, and I shut down. In the end, I didn’t embarrass myself too much, I don't think ...
We INFJs are pretty awesome. So awesome, in fact, that only 1-3% of the U.S. population are INFJ. The Force is strong in us. Do you know someone who might be an INFJ? What is it like to work or live with them? Are you an INJF? What do you want others to know about you? Because it is so rare to meet an INFJ, I found a few examples of some famous – and some fictional – INFJs. See which celebrity, Star Trek captain or Game of Thrones character matches your personality type.
The basic idea of telling introverts to act more like extroverts is degrading and unproductive. Introversion and extroversion are naturally occurring personality traits that all of us have. Most people are more extroverted, but that does not make introverts bad or wrong. People are happiest when they have confidence in who they are and are free to be themselves. We should encourage and support people to play to their strengths, not chastise them for not acting like someone else.
These three short videos from Keith Ferrazzi give simple, practical tips to starting and growing relationship that can help your career.
The idea of being in a highly social environment for several hours or several days might make an introvert pass on the chance to go to a conference. But skipping these workshops and conferences will hurt your career.