If we haven’t mentioned it before, LiveYourLegend is easily one of our more favorite blogs to read and follow. Whether you’re your young professional a few years into your career, the high school senior ready for college, or the college grad ready to dawn your graduation sash and gown ready to join the “real world,” LYL provides practical advice and tips on how you can start pursuing your dreams and live a more fulfilling life.
The quote that we’d like to share with you today comes from today’s post which is about being genuine and friends with people you’ve yet to meet.
“If you want to surround yourself with the people who make the impossible your new normal, then you must seek them out.”
Like this quote? Check out the full post here or read more on the official LiveYourLegend website.
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This post may be one of the more dark posts that we feature on our blog, but we felt it was very important. In a recent article on LifeHacker, the article goes into talking about emotional warfare and essentially how to root out the manipulative people in your life.
It’s no doubt that in college, we’re introduced to people from all walks of life. While we won’t get along with everyone, by the time graduation comes around we generally have a solid group of friends who we want to spend time with. The tough thing with any group though is that you rarely also get along with every person.
I remember when I was in undergrad and an active in my fraternity. All of the bros were great, but at the time time, I got along with certain ones more than others. Certain people will often be “downers” or pessimists, and hanging out with these people wasn’t all too fun. So how does this matter with graduating seniors? It matters in many ways actually. With commencement comes opportunities to start anew. As you move away from college and out on your own, or back home, it allows you to make important decisions of who you want to hang out with on a consistent basis, and who you don’t care to hang out with as much. Your influences and support network of friends will play an important role in your career growth as you go through ups-and-downs. And while it’s natural for even the best of friends to sometimes grow apart, sometimes pre-emptively cutting ties with those going in different directions may be an option you’d like to pursue.
For the full post and tips on what to do, check out the link above to lifehacker.
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InsideFacebook.com has an interesting write-up on the top 25 popular pages on Facebook.com.
In case you’re interested, here are the top 5:
- Barack Obama
- The Chris Moyles Show
- Apple Students
- Victoria’s Secret PINK
- The Stig
And yes, Nutella is creeping up at #21 with 127,912 fans. Make that 127,913… we just added them.