Just because you're willing to go to extremes to not interact with someone doesn't mean you don't want it to seem natural.

If you're caught trying to avoid someone, it can cause conflict and hurt feelings. But what if you could make it appear effortless? No harm, no foul, right? Whatever your reason, here are some tips for avoiding people without making it seem like you're avoiding them.

1. Wear headphones.

You're listening to a podcast right now, so obviously you can't hear whoever-it-is that's looking at you.

2. Laugh.