How to Make Friends

How to Use Your Personality to 'Win' Every Conversation

Andrew Tai | Posted 10.15.2014 | Canada Living
Andrew Tai

The general consensus among many people is that revealing their true personality can make them seem unlikable or incompetent. However, if you just try to be a robot, then you are guaranteed to achieve very little. As such, it makes more sense to take the risk of exposing your personality instead of hiding behind a mask.

I Feel 14 Again: Making New Friends After Moving

Anne Day | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada
Anne Day

Have you ever noticed that history has a way of repeating itself, especially if you haven't paid attention and learned the lesson the first time around? I say this because I have just realized that I am facing the same situation I first dealt with when I was 14. A couple of months ago we moved full time to our farm, just an hour from where we used to live. Now, I can see that I need to focus my energies on making new friends.

How to Win Friends and Influence People With Good Food

Jan Scott | Posted 10.11.2011 | Canada
Jan Scott

When it comes to influencing people, offer good food and you'll be surprised just how persuasive you can be. When my 11-year-old is feeling a little insecure about his best friend status, he quickly offers up a playdate complete with road hockey and cookies, which he is certain will set him back on track.