#014: An interview with Cliff Ravenscraft. How do I ________ about others?

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It is amazing how much my emotions can swing from joy to sorrow and back again based on small life events or interactions. In this interview with Cliff Ravenscraft, he reminds me what my life is about. When I get this correct, so much goes right inside me. This interview is about how to connect with others.

Near the end of the interview, Cliff shares strong and needed words on how to remember other’s names and facts about them. He gives both practical tips and general concepts on how to connect with others.

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#013: Learn How to Find Friends Right Where You Live, Work & Play [podcast]

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Once there was a man who walked down to the corner store every morning to get his newspaper. He found the people on the walk to be grumpy and rude. The kids at the bus stop never said “hi.” The lady, who walked her dog at the same time, never even looked his way. The […]

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#012: 10 Ways to Sabotage Your Friendship Search [podcast]

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Gary was asking me about friendship and finally got to his real question, “I hate meeting strangers.  I am an introvert.  What would you say to someone like me who isn’t going to reach out to others?”  My answer was, “There is not magic pill that will solve the need for you to reach out […]

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#004: Basic Skills for Being a Friend [Podcast]

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Many people use the excuse that they don’t know how to be a friend. Andrea and Doug have found that most do have the skills. In this episode, we talk through some of the basic skills for being a friend. We hope you realize, “I have those skills and more. I can do this.”

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4 Reasons Great Friendships are Dead and Gone, Just Like the Dodo Bird

Great friends feel like the Dodo bird. The Dodo bird existed in the past. The times have changed and now they are dead and gone.

Great Friendships ended once I got into my 30’s with a real job and family. It seemed that everyone was too busy, including myself. I would list off the reasons why Great Friends were not longer possible and give up.

When I decided to stop believing the lies, making Great Friends became a reality.

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#003: Blessing Others to Bless Yourself, The Important Mindset to Bless Others [Podcast]

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Notes to be added later.

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#002: Mindsets that Stop Us from Making a Life with Great Friends [Podcast]

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In this episode, we chat about the mindsets that often stop us from even starting the journey to a life with great friends. These obstacles can be overcome once we realize they are there and decide to not let them stop us. Please leave a comment and we will gladly answer your questions or comments.

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#001: Welcome and Key Mindset to Make Great Friends [Podcast]

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Here is Episode #1 of the Life with Great Friends. In this episode, we share how we went from lonely to great friends. We share one of the key mindsets to have great friends.

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