Host Isabel Berwick describes herself as an extrovert but she has introverts in her team. So what should she bear in mind to ensure they perform at their best? Isabel gets advice from self-described ambitious, anxious introvert Morra Aarons-Mele, who hosts The Anxious Achiever podcast and is the author of an eponymous upcoming book, and hears from colleague Kesewa Hennessy, the FT’s head of audience diversity, who describes herself as an introvert.

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How working from home plays to the strengths of introverts: https://www-ft-com.ezp-prod1.hul.harvard.edu/content/f8ceffe7-cc89-4d95-975e-6142924a33b8

Why it’s OK to be quiet at meetings:

https://www-ft-com.ezp-prod1.hul.harvard.edu/content/6d5942a2-a13a-49ea-a833-a6d5ce780ae3

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