As children we are taught to Never Talk To Strangers. Perhaps this is why as adults we have such a difficult time meeting new people. There is a book of poems by Annalyse Gelman titled “Everyone I Love is a Stranger to Someone.” And I love this sentence, for so many reasons - not the least of which is that most of the people who are important in our lives, whom we love, were once a stranger to us as well.
The people you meet will change your life. But in order to meet those people you need to learn how to talk to strangers. Listen in for my 5 tips for how to talk to strangers and meet the people who will change your life.