Friendships of the Socially Intelligent
In This Chapter
• Your need for friends
• Friend-finding starter kit
• Making friendships deeper
A person high in social intelligence will almost always have thriving friendships. In this chapter, we’ll explore the nature and benefits of vital friendships, and explore ways to enhance your friendship-growing ability.
But first, a brief self-assessment.
Check Yourself Out
This self-test is to help you assess your ability to develop and function well in friendships. For each item, select the response that best describes you.
1. How many people do you know that you could call to go out and do something fun with?
a. I usually call one of several friends.
b. There are one or two people I could call, ...