Emotional Contagion — Why You Must Be Careful Who You Surround Yourself With

Manj Bahra
Apr 6, 2019 · 7 min read

Jim Rohn famously said that we are “the average of the five people we spend the most time with.” It’s an incredibly powerful and sobering thought. It makes us reflect — who are the people around us and how do they influence us?

What most people don’t appreciate is the extent to which people influence you emotionally. This spans across…