Susan Cain's The Power Of Introverts

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be introverted? Do you think it is any different from being extroverted? There are many different sources that say that there is a big difference between the two. Sometimes it can depend on the culture people grow up in. People have a norm and they believe everyone needs to be that specific way, usually extroverted. If someone acts or seems different then that norm other people think they are not normal. Lots of introverts feel like they do not have a voice because they function outside the norm. Everyone deserves to have a voice, whether as an introverted or extroverted.
Being introverted is not the persons fault for being the way they are. Personalities depend on where someone grows up, how
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No one believes that introverts can do things extroverts do, like being a public speaker or a leader for example. Susan Cain is living proof that introverts can be great leaders and great public speakers. Susan Cain is an introvert but she does not let that stop her. She overcomes things people tell her she cannot do, even though there are bumps in the road. In the TEDx Talks “The Power of Introverts” by Susan Cain, she said that she once felt like she had to “prove to myself that I could be bold and assertive too” (Cain). This is another issue, introverts feel like they have to prove to themselves and others that they can do anything extroverted people can do. No one should have to prove to anyone that they are capable of anything, people should already know that anyone can do anything they put their mind …show more content…
In the previously mentioned TEDx Talks, “The Power of Introverts” by Susan Cain, she also stated that she was told, by someone she knew, that everyone needed to “work very hard to be outgoing” (Cain). Not all of us are outgoing like other people and that's fine. We do not need to work hard to be outgoing, everyone is different in their own unique way. Many introverts have struggled with people saying that they should not be introverted and they need to try and be more extroverted and Susan Cain was one of these people. In the TEDx Talks “The Power of Introverts” by Susan Cain, Susan said “all the times that I got the message that somehow my quiet and introverted style of being was not necessarily the right way to go, that I should be trying to pass as more of an extrovert” (Cain). Not everyone has to be extroverted. Introverted people need to know that they are perfect the way they are and no one should tell them differently. The world needs introverts. Introverted people are very intelligent and more people need to see

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