Do introverts make better leaders?

There's a common belief that extroverts make better leaders. Bold, confident and blessed with the gift of the gab, they know how to win people over.

But the world is realising the strengths of the introvert. Reserved and cautious, they make excellent listeners and determined problem-solvers.

First published on the Canberra Times website.


Five ways to switch off

Checking your phone constantly? Refreshing your inbox every few minutes?

It's a sure sign you need to switch off.

But overcoming a technology addiction is easier said than done when smart phones allow us to bring work wherever we go. Turning off the phone and ignoring the emails just isn't a realistic option, so can you kick the habit?

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