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In the Media – Too many bridesmaids: How do you choose? (Brides.com)

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In the Media – Too many bridesmaids: How do you choose? (Brides.com)

Many of us might think that the dilemma of having too many friends—or too many bridesmaids—is an enviable one. But when you’re choosing a bridal party, making choices among them can turn into a problem.

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In the Media – Commenting on your friend’s selfies (Refinery29)

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In the Media – Commenting on your friend’s selfies (Refinery29)

While people often often make nasty comments on social media feeds (e.g., Facebook or Instagram), they tend to be far kinder to their “friends” when they are commenting on their selfies or photos.

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Left out of the birthday party

May 1, 2016 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

After being left out of a birthday bash, a young woman feels like the friends who were invited and attended were disloyal to her.

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In the Media – Becoming business partners with a best friend (Glamour.com)

April 23, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Becoming business partners with a best friend (Glamour.com)

It can be so seductive to start a business with a best friend that logic and planning for the unexpected falls by the wayside.

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Skipped grades and have no friends in high school

April 21, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

If you’ve skipped grades, that can add another challenge to making friends.

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Friendship at work becomes a problem

April 15, 2016 | By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

A woman feels that her friend and colleague at work is taking advantage of their friendship.

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Should you trust your instincts or give new friends a chance?

April 12, 2016 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

If your instincts signal a problem should you immediately back off from a friendship?

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In the Media – Attending a wedding without a plus one (Brides)

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In the Media – Attending a wedding without a plus one (Brides)

If you’re shy, attending a wedding without a “plus one” can be daunting.

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Is it okay to retract an invitation to a friend?

April 3, 2016 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

Retracting an invitation is never easy but friendships and circumstances change–especially in middle school.

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NPR on midlife friendships

March 22, 2016 | By | Reply Continue Reading
NPR on midlife friendships

Some findings on midlife friendships

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