Ask The Experts: I’m Shy. How Can I Get Noticed At Work Without Being Totally Uncomfortable

The modern workplace can feel like it was designed for extroverts: open office layouts, rapid-fire brainstorming meetings, weekly happy hours.

But what about the introverts? Those who would prefer to just get on with their work in a little peace and quiet. Do they have no hope for career advancement in an office where those who talk loudest get the most attention?

A self-professed “classic introvert” wonders what can be done, and we turn to psychologist Art Markman for advice.


If you’re shy, bragging probably sounds like your worst nightmare. Psychologist Art Markman advises how to toot your own horn.


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