Shaping YOU: The Significance of the People in Your Life

Are your friends and associates keeping you from achieving your goals, dreams, and potential?

There is a common saying among many highly successful circles: You are the average of the five people you are around the most. There are of course some variations, as in this article for entrepreneurs which says six people instead of five, but the point is the same. It has been evident for a long time that individuals are significantly influenced by the people around them.