Friday, February 7, 2020

Relating to People Advice

For many years, when I wanted to put people at ease, I was overly polite and smiley.

Lately I just try to treat them like I would a friend. I automatically assume some familiarity, I make a lot of jokes (preferably some that are "edgy" without risking being offensive).

Not only does this seem to work a lot better for them, but I get to feel more like myself and less like a fake tool. Always a bonus.

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