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5 Words of Advice That Will Make People Like You More


Photo: Flickr/ Luca Sartoni

Have you ever met someone that you just don’t like.  You can’t explain it but they just rub you the wrong way?

How about the flip side of this.  Do you know someone who fits into just about every circle that they are in.  Someone who could go to a bar alone and have a great time making new friends on the fly?

I am a people watcher so maybe I have analyzed this subject more than most.  It is clear to me that some people are just naturally liked and others are… well… not.

I believe that being accepted and liked varies depending on the circumstances.  However, there is one general rule that can be summed up with 5 words.

Want to know what those 5 words are?  Ok… Drumroll please!!!

Don’t be a judgmental dick.

Take a second and let that sink in. Continue reading

It’s not the size of your Facebook friend list that matters, It’s how you use it.

You have 1999 friends on Facebook?! AND you are sitting there waiting for one more person to accept your friend request so you can celebrate the 2000 friend milestone?!!  GREAT… but you are failing at life 🙁

Samson waiting on friend requests 🙁

We are losing all meaning behind the word friend with such a lack of attention being paid to real personal connections today.

Of those 2000 “friends”, how many can you say that you have actually had a meaningful conversation with? Continue reading