What Are the Benefits of Talking to Total Strangers?

When we were kids, we were told not to talk to strangers for safety reasons. When weโ€™re adults, there are all sorts of reasons we donโ€™t talk to people we randomly encounter. Pretty silly really because there are some great people out there who can enrich our lives if only we shared a conversation. Not convinced? Read onโ€ฆ

1. You Can Make a Great Friend

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One of the best reasons to talk to strangers is that you never know which stranger is going to make the leap in to becoming a great and lifelong friend. When you think about it, everybody in your life was a stranger once, and if you hadnโ€™t of made the decision to enter in conversation and communication with them, they wouldnโ€™t be in your life in the way that they are right now! What makes the stranger on the subway any different?

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