How to Make Small Talk Meaningful

How to Make Small Talk Meaningful

Get to know your new group members with these easy tips.

As an introvert, I really struggle with small talk. It feels shallow and inauthentic, and I'm never quite sure what to ask or say.

But when we meet people, small talk is inevitable. Especially as we kick off the fall season and invite people to our small groups. So introvert or extrovert, we can all use some tips to strike up more meaningful, authentic conversations that actually help us get to know one another.

I came across this really helpful article from TED. Learn great tips including tons of sample questions that work a lot better than "So, what do you do?"

And let us know: What are your best tips for striking up conversation with new people at your church or in your small group?

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