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151 Quick Ideas to Improve Your People Skills

151 Quick Ideas to Improve Your People Skills

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Quick Ideas 62 to 64

If you have ever experi-
enced something similar to
this, you are probably shy. It’s
the desire for withdrawal when
we face unfamiliar situations,
most often experienced in so-
cial settings. Many of us have experienced this, some more than
others. It can be a real barrier to building relationships if you can’t
meet and get to know others.

Not you? Well, did you know that researchers estimate that as
much as 50 percent of the population of the United States is shy?
And that percentage is increasing.

If you are shy, then you need to work on overcoming shyness.
You need to be able to meet people and develop relationships with
them. If your shyness is getting in the way, you need to combat
that.

Assignment

Examine yourself hon-
estly. Are you shy? If so, read
Idea 64 for help.

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Shyness is a barrier to relationship-building.

Some very famous and successful people were shy at one time,
and overcame it. Barbara Walters, Johnny Carson, Henry Fonda,
and Gloria Estefan were all considered shy at one time in their
lives. Obviously, they overcame the issue, and so can you.

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