My story of how I ended up where I am today, making self-employment work by doing what aligns with my being introverted and highly sensitive, and my wanting to make a difference.
Val’s Advice Column
I’ve been preoccupied lately with trying to help where I can in this crazy time, including hosting some free gatherings for caring solopreneurs. It has
Finding your balance when life inside you or in the news feels overwhelming. Seeing injustice when you care so much is hard. What helps me.
Tips for introverts on how to handle delicate conversations, especially at work. From my advice column about handling a chatty coworker.
Why meetings are hard for introverts, how to make introvert-friendly meetings, and a few tips to survive the not-so-fun meetings. (This is a classic concern for introverts. It’s not you. It’s bad meetings.)
Introverts want to have a say in things, at work and in the world. Even if we seem to stay quiet sometimes. Communicating online, such
Ack, conflict. Tough for most of us. And at work with all that pressure? Or in an activist group where you care so much but
Marketing angst is the most common concern I hear from introverts who are self-employed or considering self-employment. Here’s some hope and guidance related to social media and beyond social media.