Office BFFs: Why Building Friendships At Work Is So Important

Employ Emotional Intelligence to Create Relationships with Co-workers

Emotions influence many facets of life, including our relationships with others

Put yourself in your colleagues’ shoes

Discover the emotions of others by analyzing nonverbal signs

Find balance between the emotional brain and the rational brain

Use inner dialogues to enhance your emotional intelligence

If you need to criticize, be specific and constructive

Use Universal Tactics to Boost Your Likability

Smile to make a strong first impression

Never criticize others, and avoid arguments at all costs

Show your appreciation often

To be interesting yourself, be interested in others

Openly and immediately admit your mistakes

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