Sh#t Your Ego Says author James McCrae says embracing your weirdness gives you a new perspective, and the world needs a new perspective. Innovation does not happen within the status quo. Innovation happens when outsiders challenge the status quo with weird ideas.
So if you are a bit of an outsider, how do you harness your weirdness?
Check out Episode 18 on being an introvert!
Here are some of the resources from the show:
‘The Atlantic’ staff writer Olga Khazan introduces her new book, ‘Weird: The Power of Being an Outsider in an Insider World.’
The Courage to be Disliked by Ichiro Kishimi and Fumitake Koga shared insight into gaining one’s freedom & ultimately living a healthy life.
Five high school students, all with different mindsets, face detainment in their school library on a Saturday morning. As time passes by, their egos fade and they become close buddies.
Books looked at this week:
Olga Khazan: Weird: The Power of Being an Outsider in an Insider World
Ichiro Kishimi and Fumitake Koga: The Courage to be Disliked: How to free yourself, change your life and achieve real happiness
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