Break Down Barriers: Share your voice!

Sure, we’ve all been in the room with someone who just won’t stop talking, whether at work, in a meeting, out in public or among friends. The voice in our head says, “I don’t wanna be that person. I will hold my tongue.” Yet doing so allows “that person” to continue monopolizing the speaking platform. .. read more

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On January 22nd, 2013, posted in: confidence, silence, speaking up by

Emotions have a place, when handled

An introvert, I used to try to conceal my emotions, afraid they would show a weakness. Then I watched some of my favorite performers and realized another perspective. Emotions have a place, when handled. My desire was to learn how to gain control of emotions, then appropriately pull people into my conversations. Although I wanted people to .. read more

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Ease your mind – The Introvert Mantra

Today I defer to the words of others in this post. Introverts, enjoy! All noise is waste. So cultivate quietness in your speech, in your thoughts, in your emotions. Speak habitually low. Wait for attention and then you low words will be charged with dynamite. ~Elbert Hubbard unplug iPodmusic stops abruptlycricket song instead~Dr. SunWolf, .. read more

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On March 8th, 2012, posted in: introverts, quiet style, silence by

Managing the Negative Perceptions

It’s Monday. Planning for your day ahead you realize you are scheduled to attend an internal meeting. And you wish to make a good impression with your meeting participation. You consider, what do people expect of me? That I talk? That I have energy in my manner? That I respond quickly? If you’re an introvert, .. read more

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On January 16th, 2012, posted in: energy, introverts, silence, talking by