Standard Office Procedures: # 40 - Importance of Being Approachable and Making Small Talk

For some people, chatting with a coworker is as effortless as breathing. For others – making small talk can cause full-on panic.

What if I say something stupid? What if I offend someone? Does anybody care what I have to say anyway?

But whether or not you hate small talk, being good at it can be a game changer. 

On this week's episode, Grace and Shannon walk you through what it means to be more approachable and how to be better at it, how to ace that potentially awkward water cooler talk, and even list a few fun conversation topics to get you started.

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