Making Friends & Building Relationships; Empty the Room

  Have you ever questioned whether someone was actually listening to you or just pretending to listen? One day, I was sitting in my office when my husband came in and asked if he could interrupt me to ask a question. I said yes, and he proceeded to ask it. As I listened, I kept[..] Read more >>

Making Friends – How Do I Take an Interest When I’m not Interested?

    When I shared the concept that You’ll get more people to like you by taking an interest in them than you will by being interesting to them I received a great comment and request for my thoughts on it.   Meredith said, “I was just speaking to one of my best friends and[..] Read more >>

Making Friends – Be Interested or Be Interesting?

  When is the last time you were in that awkward moment… the one where you are thinking of starting a conversation with someone you don’t know (or don’t know well), and you aren’t sure what to say? How are you? How’s your day been? I’m _________. What’s your name? Come here often? Okay, now[..] Read more >>

How Do You FIT IN?

Transcript of Video I’m answering a question submitted to Ask Amiee. This question came from Rivee, and Rivee says: “How do I fit in with other people?” My answer for you, Rivee, is this… You probably are asking the wrong question. You really don’t need to fit in. In fact, as a young adult, it’s[..] Read more >>