Talking to strangers has a great side effect: You both feel happier (Credit: Chicago Tribune)

Talk to Strangers: An Unlikely Secret to Increased Happiness

We’ve been taught our whole lives to beware of strangers. It’s reasonable advice for a child, but as an adult, and particularly as a professional, we need to talk to strangers regularly.

Strangers become customers, partners and friends, and all sorts of people we do business with.

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