With Christmas and the holiday season upon us, the thought of parties and social gatherings might be filling you with dread and anxiety.
If you're an introvert or a naturally shy person, you might be wondering how to survive a party ... and be in need of some party tips for introverts.
Us introverts simply prefer to relax by spending time alone or with a quiet group of friends. However, there are times we need to get out of our bubble and attend some parties and social events.
To help preserve our precious energy and willpower, I asked 44 experts, coaches and prolific bloggers one simple question:
"What 3 party tips would you recommend for an introvert?"
Let me tell you, the insights I received from these 44 established experts were nothing short of amazing.
Read on to discover each expert’s best 3 party tips for introverts along with their insights on how to survive a party, especially in the holiday season.
You can either skip to your favourite expert using these quick links or grab a drink, pull up a chair, get comfortable and commence scrolling.
I’ve listed all of them below.
Aaron Lee, Andy Mort
Beth Buelow, Brenda Knowles
Casey Lightbody, Christine Warner
Darren Rowse, Denise Duffield-Thomas
Gerry Katzman, Georgina EL Morshdy, Glori Surban, Guy Kawasaki
Heather Williams, Helene Scott
Jacqui Stafford, Judith Orloff M.D.
Katherine Mackenzie-Smith, Kathryn Hall, Kerry Jeffery, Kylie Bevan
Maggie Reyes, Marsha Shandur, Martini Fisher, Melissa Ng, Michaela Chung
Nancy Okerlund, Nathalie Doremieux
Rachael Cable, Renee Catt
Sandy Jones-Kaminski, Sarah Jones, Dr Simon Rego, Susan Steele, Sophia Dembling, Stormy Sweitzer
Tanja Gardner, Thea Orozco, Tracey Convery, Trudy Simmons, Tyler Tervooren
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Got any further tips to add?
Let me know in the comments below what your best 3 party tips for introverts are.