Somebody recently asked me this: I was walking to the train station with somebody who’s in my Toastmasters* class. It was a 15 minute walk, but I didn’t know how to start a conversation, so we just walked in silence
“I’m just like this”. That’s what I used to think. “I’m just not a social person”. But truth is, I was lonely, I was socially clumsy and I had very few people to talk to. Learning social skills is worth
Developing your social skills can be a challenge. Where do you begin? How do you figure out what needs work in your development? What element of social skills do you tackle first? This article will help you on your way.
Everybody has shitty days. They’re unavoidable. But everybody reacts differently to them. Recently I came across this quote: “You never have to do today again”. And I think that’s an excellent way of looking at it. Today only comes once
Most people are excellent at self-sabotage. I know I am. Maybe you are too. It can be the way that you think about something. Or it can be the way that you do or don’t do something. Why do we
Hairdresser. Awkward small talk time. Do you just keep quiet? Do you wait for it to be over? What can you talk about? Here are some things to make getting your haircut done less awkward. Consider it practice A hairdresser
Talking to strangers can be a daunting prospect. What do you talk about? Are they even looking for a conversation? How can you tell? Here’s what you can do. What’s the setting? The setting of where you’re trying to
You know that feeling? People only reach out to you when they need you. You don’t get invited to parties and when your friends go do something fun they forget to invite you. That sucks. And it really hurts to be left behind like that. Here are 3 things that you...
I came across this question on Reddit: How many of you out there use dating apps but don’t actually talk to your matches? I’ve been on tinder for 2 years and haven’t met up with a single person. I only
There is a good chance that thanks to being socially awkward you’ve lost touch with former classmates, coworkers or friends. That’s normal. So how do you get back in touch? Fading Especially if you’re not in each other’s daily life