Archive for June, 2011

Stylecaster: A Best Friend Has Health Benefits

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May 26, 2011 By Andrea Uku   My friends have ultimately helped shape me into the person I am today. So, even though I’m supposed to be all "I’m my own person and no one can determine my happiness," the fact is that I don’t know where I’d be without them. Yes, I probably do […]

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Guest Post: 10 Tips for Making Friends on the Open Road

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Some women are reluctant to travel alone. But even if you start out as a single, you can make friends along the way. Evelyn Hannon (AKA The Journeywoman) was kind enough to share some of the tried and true ways she has learned to make friends on her travels. By Evelyn Hannon, The Journeywoman Remember […]

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How to keep the “good” in goodbye

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June 15, 2011 I was delighted to be interviewed by journalist Elizabeth Bernstein of the Wall Street Journal for an article about maintaining friendships after a long distance move. You can read the article, part of her regular column called Bonds, here.

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Worrying about a depressed friend

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How do you deal with a seriously depressed friend who says he wants to die?

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When a friend backs away from someone with bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder can interfere with friendships.

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The Examiner: Best Friend Breakups

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June 10, 2011 By Miriam Longobardi   The term breakup usually refers to a romantic relationship that has ended, but equally painful and with similar emotional impact on our lives are when friendships fall apart. Friendships are generally built on the premise that you’ll be friends for life and we do not proceed with the […]

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College Magazine: Break the Ice, Don’t Break a Sweat

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June 7, 2011 by Anissa Stambouli    School’s out and "summer lovin’" is in season. Not only are the doors to romance flung open, but so are the windows for meeting new and interesting individuals. With the sun shining and academic obligations brushed aside, summer is the perfect time to meet new people and branch […]

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How to find friends with the click of a mouse

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Here are some suggestions for making friends online with the click of a mouse.

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Working with friends: A double-edged sword

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Working with friends can be complicated but if you have a problem with a work colleague, try to stay calm and make the best of your job.

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You Can’t Count on Her: When a friend is unreliable

Breaking appointments can be a friendship-killer   QUESTION Dear Irene, Last year, I reconnected via Facebook with a third cousin, named Judy, who I hadn’t seen since high school. Our immediate families didn’t interact much but she and I attended the same high school, and since we were a grade apart, we hung out with […]

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