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New Friendships

New friendships need a little extra time and attention. Here's how to start them off the right way.
  1. Five Weeks to Develop a New Friendship (6)
  2. Issues With New Friends (4)
  3. Small Talk and Conversation (10)
  4. Strengthening Your New Friendship (5)
  5. When First Meeting New Friends (6)

She Wants to Be My Best Friend, But I Have One Already
When a friend wants a close relationship but you don't have the time or inclination to oblige.

Making Good First Impressions With Potential Friends
Making a good impression right out of the gate when you meet someone new will give you a better chance of becoming friends with them. Here are tips on forming a friendship.

What Makes for Good Small Talk?
If you want to make a good impression with someone new, be careful about which topics you use for small talk

How Can I Become Better Friends With Someone?
How to become friends with an acquaintance.

Conversation Starters
It takes time to get to know a new friend, but these conversation starters will help you find out more about your pal the first few times you get together.

What Are Your Friendship Expectations?
If your friends are constantly letting you down, perhaps your expectations are to blame.

Make New Friends During Your Daily Routine
One easy way to make friends is just to incorporate a few new things into your daily routine.

Girl Friend Keeps Bringing Another Friend Along
When a girl you're trying to friend brings along someone else. Does that mean she wants to be friends or is there another reason for her doing this?

How to Set the Right Pace for a New Friendship
You never want to push a relationship too far before its ready, and that includes friendships. Here are some tips on making sure you allow your friendship to progress naturally.

Why Continually Making Friends Is Important
Even if you feel your social life is full right now, there are plenty of reasons why you should be open to finding new friends.

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