Introvert Leadership Isn’t Sexy: Warning Signs of a Communication Problem

Communication Problems

Probably the biggest part of any Leader’s job is communication.  It also tends to be the weakest skill, even if you aren’t an Introvert. If you ever look at a group of people that are in conflict or having serious problems delivering, you don’t have to look hard to find communications issues are to blame.  [...]

Introvert Leadership Ain’t Sexy: If You Aren’t Managing Your Career, Who Is?

Managing Your Career

OK, I get it.  Talking about managing your career isn’t the sexiest thing to talk about, but someone has to.  You spend more time working than anything else other than sleeping.  Isn’t it worth it, to spend that time feeling good about what you’re doing? And where you’re headed? You can go back to thinking [...]

Introvert Leader: Knowing When It’s Time to Leave Your Job

Time to Go

There comes a time in every career, where you have to contemplate leaving.  Introvert Leader or not, it’s a tough decision to make. You’ve invested your time and dedication to your company and to the job.  You may be emotionally tied to the outcome of a project that isn’t done.  You could make a list [...]

The Cure for Losing Your Career While Working: Introverts Guide to Career Acceleration

So many Introverts (and for that matter Extraverts) wake up while on the job only to discover they lost their career somewhere along the line. Where did it go?  Is this you? It’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of working and just life itself.  Even though you may have ambitions [...]

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Introverts at Work

Cheat Sheet

As an introvert, or someone who works with Introverts, there are always things you can learn that will help you work more effectively with one another.  It doesn’t mean you aren’t all working together famously right now; it means to think how fantastic it could be if you could all “up” your game. Think of [...]

70%+ said this was a MAJOR problem… [WEBINAR]

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Do any of these statements resonate with you? I see people getting promoted around me, but I know (and they do to) that I’m a better performer. I’m definitely not getting paid what I’m worth, but I’m not sure what to do about it. On a good day, my work place is best defined as “dysfunctional”: horrible leadership, difficult [...]

Introvert Leader: The 9 Worst Career Tips for Introverts

Worst Career Tips

As an introvert leader, you no doubt have encountered more than your fair share of advice and suggestions that either made you cringe or simply wouldn’t work for you.  It didn’t take hours or days of contemplation; you knew instantly that what you were being offered up – stunk. This article is for those well [...]

Introvert Leadership: 5 Reasons You Might Fear Career Change and What To Do About It

Career-Change

You’re a leader, right?  Doesn’t that mean you’re fearless? Maybe on some things but the prospect of changing careers has stopped you cold.  You probably don’t admit this to very many people. Is this you? It would seem we are more comfortable seeking divorce from our spouse than divorce from our job.  The divorce rate [...]

Introvert Leadership: 9 Tips for Leaving Without Burning Bridges

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As an Introvert Leader, you are probably keenly aware that the tide on employment has changed.  If you aren’t already half way out the door to another opportunity, you probably have a new opportunity hovering over you as you read this. The time has come.  New jobs are popping up all over the place and [...]

5 Goals for the Ambitious Introvert Leader or Socially Reluctant for 2014

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If you pooh-pooh New Year’s resolutions, this article is for you.  I’m not going to suggest resolutions, nor am I going to tell you should tax your over-holiday- ed brain to figure some out. I’ve done that for you. All you need to do it print these out, tape them on your desk wall and [...]