In this episode, Jess has a problem: she’s getting married. That’s not the problem! The problem is that she hates being the centre of attention! And she’s not the only one! A lot of introvert’s break out in a cold sweat just thinking about a surprise party being thrown for them, or giving a speech. So, we went on a search for helpful hints on being the centre of attention.
If there is one word that makes an introvert’s blood run cold, more than parties, more than general small talk: its Networking. We’ve all been there. At a networking event that we have to go to, wondering why me?? In this episode, Jess & Phil try to find some ways to deal with Networking that aren’t don’t go.
Jess McAuley is an introvert, playwright, actor, and producer. Originating from Niagara, Jess is preparing to tour her new solo show to Fringe Festivals in Ontario.
Phil Rickaby is an introvert, playwright, and performer, and the host of the Canadian theatre podcast: Stageworthy. Phil lives and works in Toronto.