She researches how people navigate their social worldsincluding how language and mental capacity influences interactions. Be curious Ask questions.
Right click and click on the Meet with A question can either kick off a conversation or keep it going, Sandstrom says. You can also double click on the name of a Contact to start a chat. You get better at asking better questions, and answering with more interesting responses.
Research shows the opposite, however, that people nearly always are willing to engage in a conversation when prompted by someone else. Our fear assumptions fail to take into the social norms of politeness, Schroeder says. When you type in the text area at the bottom of the window and press Wlth, your contact is brought into the chat room.
Focusing the attention on the other person in those moments can help us get past those awkward spots, she says. The chat room opens immediately.
The Chat Room opens immediately. U can see this when the contact's name appears at the top or left hand of the window, depending on how many people are in the chat. Research actually suggests that people who ask more questions are better liked by their conversation partners than people who ask fewer questions.
Click to highlight a Contact. Once you are chatting with someone, you can pull another Contact into the conversation by drag and drop from the Contacts tab to the room. Witj someone a compliment It shifts the focus to the other person and should make them feel good, Sandstrom explains.