Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Ambivert: It's a Spectrum

We can also self-select our tendency towards extroversion. Which explanation sounds more like you?

I am drawn to people, I get energy from social gatherings and am pretty outgoing. (Extrovert)
It’s draining to be around lots of people. I prefer peace, solitude and quiet time. I usually crave alone time in my free time. (Introvert)
It depends. (Ambivert)

I will use the terms as labels for the sake of the article, but let’s get one thing straight:
It’s Not a Label, It’s a Spectrum

Instead of thinking about extroversion or introversion as labels, let’s think about this as an extroversion spectrum.