Be Careful About Who You Befriend At Work

Who you befriend at work can affect your career:

“You think you’re pretty good at your job. And yet, for some reason, it seems some of your coworkers are climbing the corporate ladder in a heartbeat, while you’re not. They’re getting pats on the back. They’re getting recognized. They’re getting the jobs you want. What’s up? Could it be your peer group? While research clearly shows that having a best friend at work greatly increases job satisfaction and well-being, other sources are showing the importance of choosing the right friends at work. And I’m not just talking about bad influences. I’m talking about people who simply don’t inspire you to be your best.”

Read: Be Careful About Who You Befriend At Work (Your Career May Depend on It) at Inc.com

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