Work and Productivity

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19 Absolute Worst Jobs for Introverts That Cause Burnout

Introverts, if we put our minds to it, we can do everything extroverts can.  But the truth is:  Maybe we shouldn’t…  See, forcing yourself to be more outgoing, ignoring your need for alone time, and “faking it until you make it” will ultimately just leave you drained and unhappy.  Why? Because you’re trying to work …

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Why I’m Quitting My 9-5 Job (and Only Semi-Freaking Out)

After over 6 years of teaching, part of me still feels like it’s silly to give up. I’ve spent countless hours and dollars boosting my qualifications, building up a fine-looking resumé, and adding years of experience, so that I can land virtually any teaching job that I want at this point. But at the end of the day, when I’m exhausted and feeling increasingly unfulfilled by my job, I know in my gut that something isn’t right.

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7 Proven Reasons Why Introverts Make LESS Money Than Extroverts

Yes, it’s true. For the introverts out there, it comes as no surprise that our extroverted colleagues reap all the rewards in the workplace. Their accomplishments are recognized more, they’re able to easily win managers over, and their ideas are the ones that, far too frequently, drive discussions. But it doesn’t just stop here. In a 2015 study done by Truity Psychometrics LLC, extroverts also make more money than introverts.

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17 Perfect Jobs for Introverts that WON’T Drain Your Energy

Introverts need jobs like everyone else, but not all careers work WITH our personality type and many in fact work against it. We need jobs that suit us introverts and help us lead happier, healthier lives. Introverts by definition are people who recharge when they’re alone, and expend energy when they’re in social situations. So let’s take a look at 17 perfect jobs for introverts, so that you can escape your draining 9-5 and find one that suits your life and introversion better.