Does it feel like there's people just sucking the life out of you?
Earlier this year I was at a business seminar with one of the key note speakers being a Hindu priest and international speaker named Dandapani. I was dubious as what I would get from him, but he was a thought provoking speaker in many ways.
One interesting idea was looking at energy management in our lives. Personal energy is a finite resource, like money and we need to be wise in choosing where we spend that energy. Where your awareness goes, energy flows.
In order to manage the flow of energy we need to identify and deal with Energy Vampires in our lives.