CIP042: Morra Aarons-Mele on Getting Out There (When You’d Rather Stay Home)

In this week’s episode of the Creative Introvert podcast I talk to Morra Aarons-Mele, the founder of award-winning digital agency Women Online and its database of women influencers, The Mission List.

Morra is the author of Hiding in the Bathroom: An Introvert’s Roadmap to Getting Out There (When You’d Rather Stay Home) which really spoke to me because of my own experience in an office job – I wonder if you can relate…

We talk about Morra’s career and her experiences of hiding in the bathroom, much like myself, before she hit rock bottom and made a major life change, we talk about being a stealth introvert, introvert ambition and managing social anxiety.


What we discussed:

  • How Morra found peace after spending a decade crying in the bathroom at work
  • The joys of working solo
  • Discovering how you work best
  • Do introverts blame themselves over their environment?
  • What we don’t talk about when we talk about being an introvert at work
  • Misconceptions about introversion and success
  • Managing your energy and channeling it effectively
  • Morra’s energy management rhythm
  • Managing anxiety and seeing it as a gift, not a curse
  • Advice for using social media to raise your business profile as an introvert

Interview with Morra Arrons-Mele

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