Morra Aarons-Mele

Think Only Extroverts Can Lead? Here Are 5 Reasons to Think Again

If anyone has ever hinted that you need to be an extrovert to be a successful leader, here’s your one-word response: Oprah. As Susan Cain wrote in her 2012 bestseller, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking, there are many misunderstandings about the nature—and skills—of introverts. But over the past decade, that has been changing.  Here are five things people are now recognizing about introversion … [ more ]