20 Ways to Make New Friends

When you were a kid, making a new friend was as easy as offering someone a prized sticker. It's a little harder as an adult, but it's certainly not impossible. These simple tips should help you snag a new BFF in no time (no scratch n' sniff sticker required (21 Photos)

Ronnie Koenig on Oct 11, 2012 at 3:25PM

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20 Ways to Make New Friends

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Just moved? All your friends shacked up? “One of the best ways to increase your circle of friends is to include the friends of your friends,” says Jessica LeRoy, psychotherapist and founder of Center for the Psychology of Women. “The best way to make friends with them is to find a common interest, like wanting to check out the new yoga studio and inviting them to go with you. Make sure to also invite the friend who introduced you, the more the merrier!”

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