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Why Negative People Are Literally Killing You (and How to Protect Your Positivity)

New research says negativity is incredibly harmful and contagious, so how do you protect yourself from it?

“Feelings circulate in patterns analogous to what’s seen from epidemiological models of disease,” reported Wired.

First, it’s time to say ‘goodbye’

Then, set limits (especially with complainers)

Choose your battles

Make someone else smile

President Obama said that “if you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.”

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Elle Kaplan

CEO/Founder of @LexionCapital & CIO of Elle Capital. Self Made Entrepreneur, Financial Expert & Dreamer. Visit http://ow.ly/TiMM30haQcj to learn more.