In this edition, we’ll teach you some conversation icebreakers that actually work, tell you why you should actually break the social norm and talk to strangers, and find out how to practice small talk
In this article, we explore the subject of cross-gender friendships, and how emotional intelligence can lead to manipulation. This is a series of article which explore all aspects of friendship, social life, and conversation.
This “News edition” issue talks about how even artists and other creative types struggle with making friends and also delves into some science-backed lessons on how to make friends faster.
This “News edition” issue talks about some surprising habits that might be making you a bad friend, how Facebook friendships impact your health, and show you how fitness and happy hour mix for making new friends.
This “News edition” issue talks about how motherhood (or any life changes) can be lonely, introduces you to some great new apps for meeting friends, and show you how Facebook Events can keep you from isolating in the real world.
This “News edition” issue features an experiment on how to talk to strangers, on London subways, called Tube Chat, introduces you to Airbnb’s new tours and experiences, and teaches you how to turn acquaintances into friends.
Social Skills and Making Friends News – Edition #2 We’re excited to bring you edition #2 of our new series, where we share with you the latest resources we’ve found on social skills, making friends, and more. In this edition, we’ll share with you how your health is directly linked to your social skills, give you […]
Social Skills and Making Friends News – Edition #1 My team and I have decided to start an exciting new series, where we share with you the latest resources we’ve found on social skills, making friends, and conversation techniques. As we run across helpful articles and blog posts we’ll be assembling them here for you to have the […]
Many people looking for ways to make friends end up reading Dale Carnegie’s book “How To Win Friends and Influence People.” While the book is a classic and should be read by everyone, it isn’t exactly a “field guide” on how to make friends. So, is it still relevant? In this article, let’s look at a few […]
If you find yourself in many friendly conversations, but can’t seem to get to the next step and create a friendship, then this article is for you. A key to turning casual conversations into potential friendships is realizing how both you and the person have things in common. (interests, activities, opinions, similar past stories and experiences). Another is […]