Coolest Nerds in the Room

Introverting in a Extroverted World

November 13, 2019 InfoSteph and Madblkman Episode 30
Coolest Nerds in the Room
Introverting in a Extroverted World
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Coolest Nerds in the Room
Introverting in a Extroverted World
Nov 13, 2019 Episode 30
InfoSteph and Madblkman

This week we talk about what it's like to be an introvert in a largely extroverted society. From the annoyance of extroverts to invisible standards, we dive into our experience in tech with introverts and extroverts, as well as, our advice for dealing with both communication styles.

Please make sure you rate, review, and share the podcast with your friends! Your kindness helps us make the podcast better for listeners like YOU when you help get the word out!

Timestamps:
01:00 - Bad, Dope, and Organized Nerds
06:00 - Flexing that Microservice Muscle
09:00 - Getting tested for ADHD
13:30 - The importance of giving back to the tech community
22:00 - Comparing yourself to your timeline
28:00 - Introvert or Extrovert?
32:30 - The hardest part about working with a introvert
35:30 - The annoyance of extroverts
43:00 - The problem with fake extroverting in tech
48:00 - Extroverting while black in tech
51:00 - Why we don’t like tip-toeing around issues
53:30 - Living up to invisible standards
1:00:00 - Why we think women are more direct than men in the workplace
1:05:00 - Dealing with people who communicate completely different from you
1:12:00 - The importance of inspiring social interactions
1:14:00 - Steph & Sesh: How to handle losing a friend


Social Media
Twitter - @coolestnerdpod
IG - @coolestnerdsintheroom
Email - coolestnerdsintheroom@gmail.com
Steph on Twitter - @StephandSec
Madblkman on Twitter - @Madblkman

Resources

Intro/Outro produced by @chaisnuclear of the Tin Clock Productions

Show Notes

This week we talk about what it's like to be an introvert in a largely extroverted society. From the annoyance of extroverts to invisible standards, we dive into our experience in tech with introverts and extroverts, as well as, our advice for dealing with both communication styles.

Please make sure you rate, review, and share the podcast with your friends! Your kindness helps us make the podcast better for listeners like YOU when you help get the word out!

Timestamps:
01:00 - Bad, Dope, and Organized Nerds
06:00 - Flexing that Microservice Muscle
09:00 - Getting tested for ADHD
13:30 - The importance of giving back to the tech community
22:00 - Comparing yourself to your timeline
28:00 - Introvert or Extrovert?
32:30 - The hardest part about working with a introvert
35:30 - The annoyance of extroverts
43:00 - The problem with fake extroverting in tech
48:00 - Extroverting while black in tech
51:00 - Why we don’t like tip-toeing around issues
53:30 - Living up to invisible standards
1:00:00 - Why we think women are more direct than men in the workplace
1:05:00 - Dealing with people who communicate completely different from you
1:12:00 - The importance of inspiring social interactions
1:14:00 - Steph & Sesh: How to handle losing a friend


Social Media
Twitter - @coolestnerdpod
IG - @coolestnerdsintheroom
Email - coolestnerdsintheroom@gmail.com
Steph on Twitter - @StephandSec
Madblkman on Twitter - @Madblkman

Resources

Intro/Outro produced by @chaisnuclear of the Tin Clock Productions