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Having a tough time building client relationships. I can be quite social, but natural introvert. In a staff aug situation where team is all much older and good friends. Feel quite awkward outsider

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Find common grounds. Assume they will like you and talk to them like old friends (within reasonable boundaries). Find out what makes them tick and ask them about their interest. Take initiative to plan something so you’re in control.

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Just do decent work and when the time is right slip in some small talk (Doesn’t have to be a big discussion) and simply build on it

Well pretty sure they invite out of courtesy more than anything else honestly

Take the team to lunch?

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