Do you ever look around your workplace and wish the faces surrounding you were the faces of friends, not just coworkers? You like these people, and you respect most of them, but you rarely see each other beyond the walls of your workplace. And when push comes to shove, you aren’t sure how much you can trust them. Everyone shows up on time and works hard, but when the day is over, it’s over. And since you spend a third of your life here, it makes sense to establish real relationships in this place…or at least try.If you’ve ever wanted to extend a workplace friendship beyond the nine to five and into the realm of after work drinks, weekend trips, or playdates for your children, that’s a positive and healthy impulse. And as a side effect, these efforts can also help you build team cohesion and increase the quality of your work. Try the moves below, if you haven’t already.