#Self-help: un'industria che fattura 11 miliardi di dollari solo negli #USA, tra manuali, seminari, eventi, audiolibri. Un percorso che parte dalla tradizione protestante, ma che secondo un bel libro di Susan #Cain si fonda sull'Ideale dell'Estroversione. Eppure gli #Introversi hanno sempre detto la loro, a modo loro (Newton, #Einstein, Spielberg... persino Lerry Page di #Google).

Quote “We have two ears and one mouth and we should use them proportionally.” ~Susan Cain image with beautiful image background

The monumental bestseller Quiet has been recast in a new edition that empowers introverted kids and teens Susan Cain sparked a worldwide conversation when she published Quiet: The Power of Introverts...

In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated.

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To read and think... Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking: Amazon.co.uk: Susan Cain: 9780141029191: Books

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On the heels of her fascinating TED talk, Susan Cain, author of "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking" joined Arianna for a live interview from AOL Studios. Watch their talk above.

What's your “fortress of solitude”? You can see more of Grant Snider’s wonderful illustrations in Susan Cain’s new book, “Quiet Power”: http://www.quietrev.com/susan-cain-quiet-power-excerpt/

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