"It’s not easy being green,” laments Muppet Kermit the Frog. The same goes for being introverted in an extroverted business world. With their appetite for talk and attention, extroverts often dominate the workplace Meanwhile, introverts—with their quiet smarts and unsung successes—often sit on the professional sidelines, routinely ignored, overlooked, and misunderstood. There is good news, however. When introverts confront their challenges, they can learn to manage them. In fact, in a study the author conducted, over 40 % of introverts said they want to learn more tools to manage these “hard realities.”
This course will examine the four key challenges introverted professionals and project managers often face in the workplace. Based on her research and building on years of coaching introverts, Dr. Kahnweiler will help you to better understand the nature and impact of these hard realities. You will learn a straightforward four step process to handle work situations such as managing and leading, managing up, leading projects, public speaking, meetings, and building relationships.