Ah yes, the holidays! A time when common questions include “What do you do? Are you married? Why are you still single? And when are you getting married?”

It’s quite funny that through every chapter of your life there are new questions that make us squeamish and dread sitting around the holiday dinner table. It started with “Where are you going to college?” and progressed to “What are you going to major in?” to “What are you going to do when you graduate?” We get it, life is always measured in the next step. 

To avoid the drama and dread, we’ve compiled some tried and tested techniques to make the holidays more enjoyable and perhaps add a little fun into your networking game.