Score: 5
From 10 Ratings

Summary of "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking" by Susan Cain


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  • Release Date : 2019-12-18
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QuickRead presents a summary of "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking" by Susan Cain:A revolutionary book detailing how society vastly underestimates introverts and teaches us what introverts and extroverts can learn from one another.Do you thrive in social situations or do you retreat to the quietness of your home? If you're the former, then you're likely extroverted and, lucky for you, are praised by western society. For centuries, extroverts have been seen as the ideal personality. They are social butterflies, they are bold, and they make great leaders. Institutions like Harvard praise extroverts and even presume extroversion to be the supreme standard for success. But why is this? Introverts are typically seen as...

Quiet
Score: 4
From 3,460 Ratings

Quiet


  • Author : Susan Cain
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307352149


Quiet Book Description :

A former Wall Street attorney, business coach and creator of ThePowerofIntroverts.com demonstrates how introverted people are misunderstood and undervalued in today's culture, charting the rise of extrovert ideology while sharing anecdotal examples to counsel readers on how to use introvert talents to adapt to various situations and empower introverted children....

Quiet Power
Score: 4
From 47 Ratings

Quiet Power


  • Author : Susan Cain
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-05-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781101629802


Quiet Power Book Description :

The monumental bestseller Quiet has been recast in a new edition that empowers introverted kids and teens Susan Cain sparked a worldwide conversation when she published Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking. With her inspiring book, she permanently changed the way we see introverts and the way introverts see themselves. The original book focused on the workplace, and Susan realized that a version for and about kids was also badly needed. This book is all about kids' world—school, extracurriculars, family life, and friendship. You’ll read about actual kids who have tackled the challenges of not being extroverted and who have made a mark in their own quiet way. You’ll hear Susan Cain’s own story, and you’ll be ab...

Quiet

Quiet


  • Author : Abookaday
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-07-27
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  • ISBN 10 : 1535282568


Quiet Book Description :

This review of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain includes a detailed summary of the book's main themes followed by an analysis. Quiet offers an expansive view of introversion on individual, social, national and institutional levels. The author draws on personal experience and interviews with other introverts as well as support from psychology, neural imaging and genetic research. The book is organized into four parts. In part one the author describes the rise of the "Extrovert Ideal" in American culture and the impact this has had on introverts. The second part explores the nature-nurture debate relative to the introvert/extrovert scale and the capacity to effect change on this temperament spectrum. Part ...

The Quiet Journal

The Quiet Journal


  • Author : Susan Cain
  • Publisher : Penguin Life
  • Release Date : 2020-03-17
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0241439248


The Quiet Journal Book Description :

The Sunday Times bestselling phenomenon Quiet has forever changed how we see introverts and how introverts see themselves. This companion journal will help you to harness your secret strengths, improve communication at home and at work, and nurture your best self. This guided journal takes you on the Quiet journey to becoming a stronger, more confident person. In part one, you'll learn more about your own temperament through a self-assessment quiz, which will teach you to make progress towards self-awareness, and realize your own authentic qualities and worth. Part two will then empower you to put that knowledge to practice with prompts for taking action in every aspect of life. This is the perfect practical resource for introverts or the people who ...

Summary of Quiet

Summary of Quiet


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  • Release Date : 2016-07-26
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  • ISBN 10 : 1535540907


Summary of Quiet Book Description :

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain | Book Summary This book is powerful in its own way, as it gives a voice to the introverts of this world. That is very significant because as many as one-third to half the people in the world are introverts. Introvert refers to the people who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying; who invent and create but are not likely to present their ideas; who are more productive working on their own rather than in a team.These people are usually labelled as quiet or reserved or even reclusive, but they also make many contributions to society - this is evident in everything from art done by van Gogh to the invention of the computer. If, like me and the author, you are an ...

Summary of Quiet

Summary of Quiet


  • Author : Readtrepreneur Publishing
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-05-24
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1646151682


Summary of Quiet Book Description :

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain- Book Summary - Readtrepreneur (Disclaimer: This is NOT the original book, but an unofficial summary.) We are living in a world that worships extroversion, and believe that extroverted people are the capable leaders of today. However, is that always the case? We undervalue the introverts in our society and fail to see their brilliant contributions even though many successful people are introverts. In this book, Quiet deepens our understanding of quiet people and we will learn that introverts shine as brightly as extroverts in their own way, or maybe even more. (Note: This summary is wholly written and published by Readtrepreneur It is not affiliated with the original auth...

The Introvert s Way
Score: 3
From 5 Ratings

The Introvert s Way


  • Author : Sophia Dembling
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-12-04
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101613603


The Introvert s Way Book Description :

For anyone who loved Susan Cain’s Quiet, comes this practical manifesto sharing the joys of introversion… This clever and pithy book challenges introverts to take ownership of their personalities...with quiet strength. Sophia Dembling asserts that the introvert’s lifestyle is not “wrong” or lacking, as society or extroverts would have us believe. Through a combination of personal insights and psychology, The Introvert’s Way helps and encourages introverts to embrace their nature, to respect traits they may have been ashamed of and reframe them as assets. You’re not shy; rather, you appreciate the joys of quiet. You’re not antisocial; instead, you enjoy recharging through time alone. You’re not unfriendly, but you do find more meanin...

Quiet
Score: 4
From 3,455 Ratings

Quiet


  • Author : Susan Cain
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1496177711


Quiet Book Description :

With InstaRead Chapter-by-Chapter Summaries, you can get the essence of a book in 30 minutes or less. We read every chapter and summarize it in one or two paragraphs so you can get the information contained in the book at a faster rate. This is an InstaRead Summary of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain. Below is a preview of the earlier sections of the summary: Introduction The North and South of Temperament On December 1st 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama, Rosa Parks refuses to stand up to let a white man take her seat on the bus. She questions the reasons behind making blacks subservient to whites and is told by a policeman that it is the Law, and is arrested. Thousands of supporters rally for Rosa at the Hol...

Introverts in the Church
Score: 4
From 18 Ratings

Introverts in the Church


  • Author : Adam S. McHugh
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2017-07-07
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780830889273


Introverts in the Church Book Description :

Have you ever felt out of place as an introvert in an extroverted church culture? With practical illustrations from church and parachurch contexts, McHugh offers ways for introverts to serve, lead, worship, and even evangelize in ways consistent with their personalities. This expanded edition is essential reading for introverted Christians and church leaders alike....

Summary   Quiet     in 30 Minutes

Summary Quiet in 30 Minutes


  • Author : Garamond Press
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2012-08
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1623150299


Summary Quiet in 30 Minutes Book Description :

Quiet ...in 30 Minutes is the essential guide to quickly understanding the introverted personality explored in Susan Cain's bestselling book, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking. Understand the key ideas behind Quiet in a fraction of the time: •11 chapter-by-chapter synopses •33 essential insights and takeaways‬ •11 illustrative case studies In Quiet bestselling author Susan Cain uses historic, neuroscientific and literary evidence to describe how the value of extroverts has been glorified to the detriment of innovation and productivity. Touting the hidden strengths of introverts, Quiet claims that revealing the power of quietude will not only free introverts to be themselves, but will contribute to positive adva...