Stop "networking" and start searching for kindred spirits! Robyn Scott, owner of a company called "Intros" and author of "The Power of Quiet Connectors", says that the best connectors are private, modest, and low-key.
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Typically sensitive NY Times essay from the lovely Priscilla Gilman, on her autistic son confronting social expectations of the teen years:
Here are five counter-intuitive pieces of advice, drawn from my own experience.
As a minor key kind of gal, I often wonder:
Why does sad music make me feel so happy?
The acclaimed New York Times bestseller, now in paperback:
"Rich, intelligent... enlightening."
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QUIET has been voted the best nonfiction book of 2012by Goodreads.com
1. There’s a word for “people who are in their heads too much”: thinkers.
2. Our culture rightly admires risk-takers, but we need our “heed-takers” more than ever.
3. Solitude is a catalyst for innovation.