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The work or school day, including the people we deal with.

Introvert Traits
61 Asking an introvert for an outrageous favor may make him hate you

I expend a lot of energy just going through the work day interacting with others, so I simply do not have the energy to defend myself in a pleasantly assertive way against a pushy person with no boundaries. I know I would NEVER ask someone for an unreaonsable favor, and I (unreasonably) expect others to live by the same rules I do! When they don’t, I am angry and I really want to avoid them.

School/Office
40 How can introverts network successfully?

I got the two best jobs of my life because both times I knew someone who was in a position to help me and wanted to do so. I did all of this while still maintaining my status as an introvert who hates meaningless small talk and will never interrupt people or have a loud sales pitch. Here are a few of the things I’ve learned over the past few years.

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