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be a better listener when catching up with a friend

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be a better listener when catching up with a friend

(image credit: kim lucian) whether you're meeting up with a friend at a bar, taking a walk around the neighborhood together, or having him over for tea, there are some things you can do to make sure it's full of good vibes only. 1. put your phone away. like, totally away. you may think that having it on the table is no big deal. (it's not even face up!) but a 2014 study found that that the mere presence of a cell phone can lessen the quality of an in-person conversation and lower the amount of empathy that is exchanged between friends. just keep it in your bag. if you're worried that a sitter might call in an emergency, consider giving her a special ring and turning the ri...