The Rules: Meeting His Friends

Dating experts and real guys share the dos and don'ts on making a good first impression (9 Photos)

Natasha Burton on Dec 6, 2012 at 2:27PM

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The Rules: Meeting His Friends

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Actually Try to Get to Know His Friends

Ask his friends about their lives to get to know them as people. (You can easily start with asking how each of them knows your guy). “When you’re really interested in getting to know people, you’ll be great in any social setting,” Beyer says. LoDolce agrees that being curious and authentic will score you major points. “So much of communicating and meeting people for the first time is your vibe,” he says. “Where a lot of people go wrong in these high-pressure situations is putting on the smiley face instead of genuinely caring about meeting people.”

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