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One of the great comments made in the book is we all are human beings and as such we are born to connect with people.We are wired to connect with others and not be alone.And, technology, from texting to Facebook, has made all friendships more complicated than ever.At last comes The Friendship Fix, jam-packed with practical ways to improve your life by improving your circle.The book is written for those who are called the "quarterlifers".These are people in their twenties and thirties who found friendship in college easy to come by but harder to find in real life.Sometimes it might seem easier to be alone but we all need one another. Bonior asked people was how they came into their current circle of friends. Bonior shares a great exercise you can use to help choose friends.The overwhelming response was most people just kinda fell into their friendships. •7 words to describe myself are:•7 words I'd use to describe people I'd want to be my friends are: Now you have something to use as a guide when making new friends. You can read from front to back or choose a chapter that sounds interesting and start there.
The lighthearted, Very funny (in my opinion), wise advice on all things friendship, aimed mostly at young adult women.
So it would be interesting to read an updated version of this book. It talks about a lot of things that I hadn't considered-especially when life changes when your friends get married, have kids etc.
I also appreciate Bonior talking about toxic friendships and how you should also think about your own well-being when it comes to dealing with difficult situations friends are going through. This book is relatively new, coming out April 2011.
), but I'm confident that I have a good variety of friends, with varied depths of relationships, and my friends are generally pretty awesome.
Because of that, I think that reading about improving my friendships was a little bit boring.