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.


This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.

Susan Cain · Quiet revolutionary

Our world prizes extroverts, but Susan Cain makes a case for the contemplative. She’s leading a social revolution that’s showing people that looking inward is a virtue, not a problem.