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How Pursuing a Quest Can Bring Purpose to Your Life

Screen Shot 2014-09-12 at 12.03.09 PMTwelve years ago, I walked into a cafe, laptop in hand, to begin a grand adventure.

My adventure did not involve swords, dragons or golden cups; it didn’t require me to hike the Appalachian trail or steer a boat solo across the world. All I had to do was sip a cappuccino and tap away at my keyboard.


Do You Want to Join the Quiet Revolution?

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Remember when I said I was launching a Quiet Revolution? My startup is in full swing, and we’ve got a number of interesting jobs we’re looking to fill. Here’s one! 


How to Overcome the Fear of ‘Putting Yourself Out There’

In honor of Arianna Huffington’s marvelous book THRIVE, I want to write about a very specific aspect of well-being: freedom from fear of sharing one’s ideas.


What are your greatest character strengths? Take this quiz to find out:


Here’s a great tool for assessing your strengths — and then creating a life that draws on them:


My 2014 TED Talk | Announcing the Quiet Revolution

Click this banner to read the full transcript of my 2014 TED Talk!  ~ Susan Click this banner to read the full transcript of my 2014 TED Talk! ~ Susan


It’s @TIME For A Quiet Revolution! | #TIMEIdeas #QuietRev



Should you ‘fake it til you make it’?

Quiet: The Book

- Wall Street Journal

Bill Gates names "The Power of Introverts" one of his all-time favorite TED Talks.

Best Nonfiction Book of 2012

QUIET has been voted the best nonfiction book of 2012


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.

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