The people you spend time with have influence in your life. They can help you accelerate to the finish line, or they can be dead weight. No matter how strong you think you are, you’re not immune to the impact of others. No one is. It’s time to take a look at your friendships and identify which ones are fake, and which ones are real. Who’s for you and who is holding you back? If your goals and your happiness are important enough to you, you’ll start being deliberate with your friendships. You’ll actively seek like-minded goal-setters and leaders to connect with and stop coasting along with fake friends that are keeping you from your biggest achievements. You’ll learn why most of your friendships are fake and what to do about them in this article.