Begin each conversation with a "power lead," says one positive psychology researcher.
Power begins with having a crystal-clear view of reality and what each and every person in your life is driven by. That will
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"You can't tell big dreams to small-minded people," he says. "You may have a person in your life who you can no longer take
We do not become the people who this world needs simply by turning our backs on anyone we don't like, trust, or deem healthy enough to be in our presence. No, in fact, those are exactly the people we need to let into our lives. Not just for their sake, but for ours.
Through the years, there have been occasions when the folks I thought had my back were some of the first to prick the bubble and let the air out of my excitement. Today, it is an annoyance that I've learned to ignore. Long ago, I learned never to give anyone the power to steal my joy.
When you get caught up with any of these folks, it's hard for you to stay in balance. You get exhausted whenever you're with them.