What to Do When You Don’t Know Anyone in the Room

These 10 strategies will help you feel comfortable and make meaningful connections. July 11, 2019 6 min read This story originally appeared on Thrive Global For some of us, there is nothing more intimidating than walking into a room and realizing you don’t know a single soul (we’re looking at you, introverts). For others (hey, extroverts!), this kind of unfamiliarity paired with the opportunity to meet new people is refreshing — even exhilarating. We all have our own ways of getting comfortable when we venture into uncharted territory that help us get acclimated to new places and faces.  We asked members of the Thrive community to share the tactics they use to feel more comfortable in an unfamiliar environment, and start up meaningful conversations. Look for the loneliest person in the room “I look for the individual who appears to be the loneliest person in the room. I walk over to them, smile and say, ‘Hi, I’m […]

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