Competitive Friendships

Do you have a friend who is always bragging about themselves? When you mention your accomplishments its ignored or over shadowed with more of their accomplishments? Do you leave the conversation feeling less than?

This behavior can cause you to re evaluate the friendship. However you do want to maintain the relationship because he/she does have great qualities but the competitiveness is too much... 😆 🤣

Here are a few tips: 1. Set boundaries- when the conversation is headed to their bragging corner, redirect them by changing the subject. 2. Acknowledge their accomplishments and move the conversation forward. 3. Adjust your expectations of this friends. 4. It may be time to expand your friendship circle.

If you are struggling with the behaviors of competitive friendships and want help call me today. 407.230.4582.

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