introvert at workWe haven’t had the chance to read Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking but have heard good things in understanding the world of introverts. (We admit, we’re extroverts here at MediaJobsDaily so we have no problem working a room or picking up the phone and inviting a new contact out for lunch.)

That said, according to this post on Harvard Business Review, there are a few key pointers for introverts as it relates to building a network and establishing your own brand.

1. Leverage social media. For introverts who thrive on quiet contemplation, this platform can give you the opportunity to demonstrate thought leadership and exchange in virtual dialogue on your own time.

The piece pointed out, “Indeed while extroverts desperate for their next fix are trading business cards at cocktail parties, you can build a global brand on the strength of your ideas.” Read more