Probably every person in their life has had such a situation when your friend or girlfriend invites you to a party to keep him company, and you agree, but when you come to the party, you notice that you don’t know anyone but your friend. In such situations, there are usually three options. Now we will talk about how to communicate in an unfamiliar company.
Firstly, you can hide in any corner of the club, get yourself drinks and snacks and sit quietly all evening or night, leaving all the company unfamiliar to you.
Secondly, you can sit, shut up in an unfamiliar company for two hours, then pretend that someone is calling you, and then say that you are urgently called to work.
Thirdly, you can join the company and continue to have fun all evening. This is usually the best option. However, not everyone can communicate with strangers in the same way as with their acquaintances. Well, let’s try to give you some tips that will help you join a team you don’t know.
smile. As a rule, a smile always attracts strangers, it makes a person more open. Smiling didn’t hurt anyone.
Laugh at other people’s jokes. Of course, jokes are not always successful, but you should smile and laugh at any jokes, even if they are a little dumb.
Always keep the conversation going. If you were asked the question “How are you??”, you should not answer him – “normal”. Give a full answer to his question. Ask questions to other interlocutors. It is best to communicate on abstract topics, on which each of the interlocutors will have their own opinion.
If you don’t know what the conversation is about, then it’s better to be silent for a while than to end up in a stupid situation later. If they are discussing one of your interlocutors with whom you barely know, then it is better to say good things about him, something like “during my communication with him, he proved himself to be a good, kind, sympathetic person” or something like that. spirit.
Do not be shy to ask your interlocutors questions. You are with them for the first time in the company, so it is not surprising that you want to learn something new about them. If you forgot the name of your interlocutor, then you should not call him “you” or “you”. It is best to wait until someone mentions his name in a conversation. If no one mentioned his name, then you can ask yourself, but before that you need to apologize.
The most important thing is to be yourself. It’s not worth playing a role, it’s not worth seeming better. Just be yourself and everything will be fine!.