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10 Tips To Have Better Relationships With Everyone In Your Life

01/06/2015 09:45 EST | Updated 01/06/2015 12:59 EST
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We are all guilty of taking people in our lives for granted, whether they're our colleagues, family members, or friends. It can be easy to stop making the extra effort when you see them day after day, but what if we started making small gestures that showed them how much they mean to us instead?

Alan Zimmerman, a leadership and communications expert who gives speeches to large and small organizations, has some great tips to help you build stronger relationships with everyone in your life.

Whether you want a better rapport with your next-cubicle-over colleague, are looking for a new job, or even feel like you and your sibling have been drifting apart, taking the time to pay more attention to how people feel when they're with you can make all the difference.

Check out Zimmerman's suggestions for some small actions you should make routine in order to better your relationships this year.

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