For the most part, when you hear that a person is an extrovert, you will automatically assume he or she is friendly and outgoing. That can be true in some cases, but it’s not what being an extrovert is all about. Basically, extroversion is being energized when you’re around people. In contrast to an introvert who is energized when he or she is alone.

Extroverts easily get bored when not around people. An extrovert always chooses to talk with someone over sitting alone and thinking. As a matter of fact, extroverts usually think as they speak. Extroverts are at their best when they are talking. Reflecting on concepts is not enough for them, they have to talk about them.