Humans are social creatures that thrive around others. Even the biggest of loners have a few people that they enjoy connecting with. This means that we have to work hard on developing good relationships with those around us, including our family, friends, lovers, coworkers and bosses.
Each relationship is unique. They each require you to tackle them in different ways to keep them going. Your relationship with your mother won’t be the same as your relationship with your boss, for example. Navigating these different relationships requires effort and time. How you connect with others varies, but there are some common things that each relationship needs to flourish.
No matter what relationship you want to improve, these tips will help you maintain the relationship and get more out of it. Here are some ways that you can make each of your relationships a little more genuine.