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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Raid Your Rolodex

Yes, some caution is required when befriending coworkers, especially if you’re at different levels, but it’s not always true that business and pleasure can’t mix.

“It’s true that with professional relationships, there are sometimes different boundaries, but that doesn't mean work and friendship cannot coexist,” says LeRoy. “After we leave school, work is the one place where we can meet new people and forge those friendships. I mean, who else do you spend 40-plus hours a week with?”

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