Category: Introvert Life

Be Assertive as an Introvert

7 Ways to Be Assertive as an Introvert

Assertiveness can make a big difference in your communication skills. Being assertive can also help increase self-esteem, improve your workplace relations, and help reduce stress by allowing you to say no more confidently. As introverts, we can be at a disadvantage when it comes to practicing assertive behaviors. We, generally, spend less time interacting with […]

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Halloween as an Introvert

13 Ways to Enjoy Halloween as an Introvert

Halloween is the best holiday. Don’t believe all the Christmas Hype or the St. Patricks day propaganda, Halloween is where it’s at. It can, however, be a stressful time for introverts if you don’t have the right strategy. Parties, trick or treating, and pumpkin patches can all cause an unhealthy dose of social anxiety. That […]

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An Introvert’s Guide to Self Care

An Introvert’s Guide To Self Care

An Introvert’s Guide To Self Care The stresses of life are real. Work, school, kids, or any number of other stressors can be a plague on your emotional an physical well being. Because many introverts are uncomfortable with large groups of people, or simply people they don’t know, some of the more common places we […]

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Introvert Vs Misanthrope

Introverts Vs Misanthropes: A Helpful Guide

Introverts vs Misanthropes. If you’re curious about the differences between misanthropes and introverts, I’ve got some answers for you. As someone who identifies as both, I know that the confusion can be real. What is an Introvert? By definition, an Introvert is a person predominantly concerned with their own thoughts and feelings rather than with […]

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Working Alone

Where to Work When You Hate People

I have two jobs. This blog, and an 8-5 full-time position. My 8-5 is not perfect, it involves a cubicle and a more micro-management than I like, but as far as office jobs go – it’s not awful. I managed to land a job with a small company, with few coworkers, and they mostly share […]

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Misconceptions about Introverts

7 Misconceptions about Introverts

I recently had my coworkers take the 16personalities.com personality test. One of the more popular variations on the Myers-Briggs type indicator. As it turns out, we’re an office full of introverts. (Which works out okay, as there are only 4 of us.) I am an INTP – Introverted-Intuitive-Thinking-Prospecting. The types are fairly accurate in my […]

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Single Parenting Expectation

Single Parenting: Expectations Vs. Reality

Maybe you’re new to this single parenting game, maybe you’re a seasoned pro, or maybe you’re just curious about the life of a single parent. Either way, I hope to overturn some common misconceptions about single parenting. Without further ado, this is Single Parenting: Expectation Vs. Reality. Single Parenting Expectation: People Will Look Down On […]

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Why Buy a House Online?

These days nearly the entire home buying process can be done online. While not so long ago, real estate portals simply offered property listings to scroll through, these days, they provide a while lot more, with tools, analytics and a range of data to make it much easier for homebuyers.  There’s even a new web […]

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Single Parent

Working Full Time As A Single Parent

Today I took my child to work with me. We recently changed our schedule so that no one has to go into the office on the weekends. Now every other weekend either myself, or my coworker Callie will work from home. This means I can spend every weekend at home with my son. Last weekend […]

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