Questions are a great way to start a conversation at a barbecue, a Zoom networking event, or a party.
Questions can even help you move past small talk and into deeper topics. (Which studies suggest could make you happier!)
If you’ve ever struggled with thinking up questions to get to know someone better, this post is for you!
Pro-tip: Don’t ONLY ask questions. If you do, you’ll fall into the interrogation trap!
After your conversational partner responds, keep the conversation going by making an observation about what they said.
Look through the list below and copy/paste 5 of your favorite questions into the notes app on your phone.
Then, you’ll be all set to break the ice at your next social event!
Bonus Pro-tip: Check out this massive list of 300+ conversation starters and topics if you need help starting conversations!
Here are 179+ questions to get to know someone better...
Wow...That was a LOT of questions!
If you can’t think of any good questions to ask to get to know someone after that list...I don’t know what to tell you.
Again, choose 5 and copy/paste them into the notes app on your phone so you’ll have some good questions ready next time you need them!
Also: If you want to learn how to have better conversations, check out this video:
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