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Working alone.

I work in a microbiology laboratory.

As bacteria don’t stop growing over the weekend we must be staffed 7 days a week.

The weekends are quieter as only certain jobs need to be done. 226 more words

Working Alone, Kafka's Way

​Kafka, for example, couldn’t bear to be near even his adoring fiancée while he worked:

You once said that you would like to sit beside me while I write.

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Working Alone, Wozniak's Way

​Intentionally so. In his memoir, he offers this advice to kids who aspire to great creativity:

Most inventors and engineers I’ve met are like me—they’re shy and they live in their heads.

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The Lone Ranger - Working solo in the Security industry

I have been planning to write this article for a long time and have deferred doing so. The main reason for deferring it was the tragic death of a security operative in County Meath earlier in the year and out of respect for the man’s family and colleagues I felt it inappropriate to write on the subject at the time. 1,729 more words

Is It Impolite to Be Introverted?

In his political philosophy work entitled Politics, Aristotle wrote, “Man is by nature a social animal; an individual who is unsocial naturally and not accidentally is either beneath our notice or more than human. 469 more words