6 Party Tips for Socially Awkward People

Don’t freak out over your recent invite to a party; these tips will help you avoid looking like a total creeper
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Socialize with a little grace and a lot of ease.

Getting invited to a party is usually a fun time!
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But for socially awkward folks, it can be a little nerve wracking.

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Remember, Everyone Can Be Awkward at Times

And that is ok! Meeting new people is hard. You guys have to keep calm and follow these simple rules.

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Don’t Isolate Yourself

Sitting in the corner like a creeper is not acceptable. You don’t have to be in the middle of the active crowd, but you shouldn’t be in a corner brooding either.

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Don’t Hover

Helicoptering around a group of people for too long is almost worse than sitting alone. Hover for a few moments and look for a moment to join in politely. If you think that moment isn’t going to arrive, go grab a drink and come back to the general vicinity and see if the opportunity casually presents itself again. Just don’t linger too long.

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Introduce Yourself

It may be really hard for an introvert to do, but a simple wave of the hand and a polite smile goes a long way. Try finding another loner at the party and striking up a conversation about the food or the cheap beer. Just don’t do it like this:

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Try Hanging Near the Food

It is a great place to start up a conversation! Who doesn’t love food? Plus, you get to munch between bouts of socializing.

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Skip the One-Liners

Skip a cheesy one-liner and we guarantee the conversation will go better.

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Be Confident

You know you are awesome, doesn’t everyone else deserve to know too?

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