Self-Directed Learning

The Introverted Leader:
Leading a Team in Today’s Extroverted Workplace

In this online course by Velociteach®, Jennifer draws upon her latest research, stories, humor, and practical frameworks to demonstrate how organizations can harness natural quiet strengths like listening, preparation, and calmness. As a student, you will learn about how to bring out the best in you and the team you support. Everyone can benefit from this course, not just introverts. You will be able to connect with your team and learn about the challenges that introverts face in the workplace such as perception gaps. You’ll also learn a straightforward four-step approach to master typical work situations such as coaching, managing up, public speaking, meetings, presentations, networking and more. Use the tools and strategies presented in this course to embrace, support, and coach the continued development on your team and people around you.

There are two versions of this course. One is aimed at Human Resources and one is geared toward Project Management.

For the Human Resources version, you will earn 4.5 Recertification Credits towards your HRCI® certification or SHRM® certification.

For the Project Management version, you will earn 4.5 PDUs (in the Leadership category of the PMI Talent Triangle™.)

And for a limited time, you can get a 15% discount by using the code INTROVERT15 when you check out.


Success Skills for Introverts: Cultivating Quiet Strengths

Jennifer created this video for O’Reilly Media Video Training. The video shows how introverts can succeed at work by cultivating six key strengths:

  • Taking quiet time to unleash creativity and sustain energy
  • Preparation to prove the value of your proposal and involve others
  • Engaged listening to gain increased understanding of situations
  • Focused conversations to solve problems and work through conflict
  • Writing to advocate a position, and motivate others
  • Thoughtful use of social media to grow relationships and move people to action
O'Reilly Books and Media


The Introverted Leader – in Learning Bursts

The Introverted Leader program is available through a unique and innovative learning method called the Learning Burst. This process gives participants the opportunity to learn without having to disrupt their daily workflow. A Learning Burst is a combination of an eight-to-ten-minute audio cast and a workbook of supporting material. The workbook material contains short quizzes and exercises to reinforce learning. Audio segments are in an MP3 format. This is a great adjunct to any training course or it can be used alone.  For a sample audio, click HERE.