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How To Get Along With A Narcissist When You Have To

If you really have no choice but to try to get along with a narcissist there are things you can do to make the relationship smoother. Here are my top tips for getting along with a narcissist, please do let me know if you have some of your own.


  • Don’t make demands and lower your expectations
  • Listen – A LOT
  • Give affirmations and positive comments to them often
  • Don’t challenge their rational or desires
  • Smile – A LOT
  • When asking for something make it clear what the narcissist will get out of it (HINT: Make it something significant to them, like something positively impacting their image or reputation)


Have you ever tried these strategies in trying to get along with a narcissist? Did you find them effective? Please share your thoughts in the comments below to gain encouragement, insight and support from our community, we’d love to hear from you.


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