Her tips are not solely helpful for introverts, rather for everyone. In facts, introverts know those tips and we don't need her article. She doesn't know the difference between introvert and socially awkward! She doesn't know the difference between introvert and socially incompetent! She doesn't know the mere difference between introvert and shy!"For those of us who are not natural extroverts, networking events can be painful."" It stinks to be in a crowded room at one of those tall tables with no one to talk to"
I'm sorry, miss, but you're mistaken! I go to parties at my friends' house who are like family to me and I know each individual there; yet, I drag myself into solitude for a couple of minutes because I like it. I LOVE
it. It doesn't stink a bit! It's not painful at all!+TIME
, my tip for you is to have someone who does their research!
Check out Susan Cain writings on introverts and her TED talk:http://www.ted.com/talks/susan_cain_the_power_of_introverts.html