If you spend more time with people who are professional, career driven and want to get ahead, then you will adopt the positive aspects of that association and they will reinforce those qualities in you. If you have entrepreneurial aspirations and you associate with entrepreneurs then you will find that to be a positive influence on your goals.
YOU need to decide who you want to be … be your own person! It is OK to choose to live your life with, OR without, career aspirations … just do it consciously, not because the people you associate with are like that.
Once you decide who you want to be then choose who you spend your time with carefully … spend the most time with people who help you become who you want to be!
Kevin Dee is CEO of Eagle (a Professional Staffing Company)
Want to know where Canada’s hot jobs are? Visit the Eagle Job Centre!