In this age of retention, it is easier to keep people in the company than hire new ones. After all we spend more than half our day in office with our colleagues, so knowing colleagues a little better isn’t really a bad idea. Ever wondered if that girl who sits beside you with her hair prim and proper and her suit neatly pressed may actually like dancing and singing karaoke? I’m sure you have. So take them out to party once in a while and get to know them better.

Did you know that adults spend 50% of their day at their work places. Yes that’s right 50%! What we don’t realize more than often is that our colleagues, superiors and juniors become an integral part of our lives. So why not make them your close friends?

7 reasons why its totally an amazing idea to turn your colleagues into your friends.