We looked inside some of the tweets by @susancain and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
This is why the policy separating kids from parents is so horrifying. It’s bc of the evolutionary origins of human compassion, which comes from our impulse to protect the young. If we can’t cherish kids, we can’t cherish anyone: https://www.theschooloflife.com/thebookoflife/on-eggs-and-compassion/?utm_source=The+School+of+Life&utm_campaign=44b78fe368-TBOL+ENEWS+010618&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_717e06d46b-44b78fe368-21946333&mc_cid=44b78fe368&mc_eid=d1b9f02d2a
Go, @GretaThunberg, go!!
Welcome to the U.S.
(And I am so honored that you are reading QUIET. Please let me know if you ever want to talk (or exchange notes) about it.)
“...do not ever imagine that your world cannot collapse, as ours did. This may seem the most obvious lesson to be passed down, but only because it is the most important. ."https://getpocket.com/explore/item/i-survived-the-warsaw-ghetto-here-are-the-lessons-i-d-like-to-pass-on
The key to everything: give yourself permission to be who you really are.
I meant to get work done, really I did, but this new book, Three Women, by @lisadtaddeo ( https://amzn.to/307lbaI ), was just too good.
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Latest update on the Next Big Idea Club: @Gladwell, @AdamMGrant, and @DanielPink and I have hand-picked our six fave nonfiction reads of the fall season. Check them out here: https://nextbigideaclub.com/6-new-nonfiction-books-youll-fall-season/22165/
12 ways for #introverts to socialize on their own terms, via Stephanie King of @oprahmagazine: https://www.oprahmag.com/life/a28833123/how-to-be-more-social/
"Self-confessed introvert @susancain delves deep into this complex personality trait, offering ideas for better offices, better schools and better relationships." #ISPA2019
"Life is fragile & heartbreaking...Love ur children, hold them tight. Love ur family, hold them close..B gentle w/others, as so many are fragile and struggling. Actually, I think it's best to assume everyone is struggling, so treat everyone w/love..& compassion.": @mariashriver
“Let the beauty we love be what we do. There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground.”
The one thing all leaders should do to support #introverts at work: https://www.inc.com/jessica-stillman/the-1-best-thing-leaders-can-do-to-support-introverts-at-work-according-to-quiet-author-susan-cain.html
Thrilled to see that my friend Bina Venkataraman's (@binajv) new book, THE OPTIMIST’S TELESCOPE: Thinking Ahead in a Reckless Age, was named a top book by The Financial Times! https://www.ft.com/content/3fb8d346-ae36-11e9-8030-530adfa879c2
“I asked what book made you feel like you belong. Here are your beautiful answers.”
This is such a great list. It came to my attention because Quiet is (wonderfully) on it. But it’s a great list notwithstanding.
What book made you feel that YOU belong? https://www.chicagotribune.com/columns/heidi-stevens/ct-heidi-stevens-thursday-books-that-make-you-feel-you-belong-0822-20190822-mp3kmovqtjfcda4azcsv43i5zq-story.html
Interesting article, but can we please retire the notion that introversion = lack of warmth? They’re unrelated traits. On the Big 5 personality scale, warmth has to do with how agreeable you are, not how extroverted you are. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/15/smarter-living/what-makes-people-charismatic-and-how-you-can-be-too.html
Women's Equality Day: Closing the Leadership Gap and Tapping Into Your Inner Leader https://www.americanexpress.com/en-us/business/trends-and-insights/articles/womens-equality-day-closing-the-leadership-gap-and-tapping-into-your-inner-leader/?extlink=sm-bti-socialshare-tw-o via @amexbusiness
This is a really smart article on the qualities of introverted leaders, covering some ground that I haven’t seen before: http://bit.ly/2ZnLvgb
My podcast interview w my great and good pal @sbkaufman — he says it’s one of his favorite interviews bc it sounds like the two of us having one of our typical chats, which we often conduct during my kids’ soccer practice! https://twitter.com/psychpodcast/status/1164589722242564097