Tara Parker-Pope
2 minute read
12 Nov 2019
5:06 pm

Small gestures that can help maintain friendships

Tara Parker-Pope

Don’t let work get in the way of your office friendships.

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Friends typically don’t require the constant attention needed by romantic partners and children. That’s why small gestures that show someone we are thinking about them can go a long way toward nurturing friends who may not always get as much one-onone time as you’d both prefer. Here are some suggestions of small gestures for sustaining friendships. Text a photo  How often do you see something that makes you think of a friend? It takes less than a minute to snap a photo and text it to them. Bring home treats from travels When I was traveling in Spain for work...