You could call this a playbook on how to make friends. Wanna be loved by everyone in your work environment? Learn how to compliment them.

  • In a work environment, telling someone you notice their hard work goes a long way. Even if there isn't a reward for it. People like knowing their work is recognized.
  • When you compliment someone, don't use the words "today" or "lately". It helps.
  • "I can see why everyone likes you."
  • Girls and women love being complimented on their eyebrows. If you notice a lot of effort, be sure to point it out.
  • Being very specific gives your compliment a lot of weight.

Making other people around you feel good about themselves will make you feel good about yourself, too. It goes around.

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