Watch out for these types of friendships in your life.

They never ask how you are but constantly dump their emotions onto you.

Nothing screams one-sided friendship like when someone treats you as a bottomless pit they can conveniently pour their frustrations into. When someone is going through a hard time, it’s acceptable to listen and provide thoughtful advice. When this becomes a…

Everyone says they have the key to it, but sometimes it seems fleeting.

I always wanted to be happy, until I realized “happiness” wasn’t as fulfilling as I was hoping for. I found myself wanting everything and nothing at the same time, in the right way, under the right circumstances.

If your mind wanders in conversations with others, the other person definitely knows.

how to be a better friend

It sucks feeling as though the person you’re speaking to is disinterested in what you’re saying. They may be right in front of you, but they feel a million miles away. …

Relationships take work, but the risk is worth the reward.

A guide on how to make more of an effort in a relationship

Nobody wants to be in a crappy relationship, and there’s no shortage of ways to begin to improve your current relationship. But, you can get started with these tips to get the ball rolling.

Don’t make fun of them, complain about them or discuss their faults in their absence.

Let’s be honest, okay? You do…

Candice Galek

Miami based entrepreneur turned non-profit founder. Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree. Inc. Magazine columnist.

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