Friend or fake? How to spot a flake

If you’re looking to expand your tribe or build one from scratch, whatever your friendship goals, differentiating between a genuine pal and a flaky fake can sure be a tough call to make. It’s a fact – friendship can sometimes feel like a game of chess (who moves next?) which makes it even harder to…

4 alternative ways to analyse personality

“Why am I as I am? To understand that of any person, his whole life, from birth must be reviewed. All of our experiences fuse into our personality. Everything that ever happened to us is an ingredient.” ― Malcolm X, The Autobiography of Malcolm The dawning of a new year brings a fresh opportunity to…

Autumn 2018 friendship forecast

The seasons are a changin’! Yep, that’s right – we’ve now officially shifted into fall (autumn) with its arrival on 23rd September.  For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, this means that warm glow of summer sunshine has been displaced by cooler crisp autumnal air, vibrant oranges, deep reds and golden yellow leaves, salads…