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If You're Always Running Late, Congrats! You're Actually More Successful

*Walks into class 15 minutes late*

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Listen up my perpetually late comrades, it's time for all the punctual folk out there to recognize that being late does not mean we are terrible people.

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In fact, being late is actually a sign that we have our shit together! According to Business Insider, often times running late means you've been multitasking, a habit usually seen in highly successful people.

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Showing up to events late can also mean that you have a more positive outlook on life. So take that negative Nancys, we're actually optimistic as fuck.

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But wait, there's more! In a study conducted by Jeff Conte from San Diego State University, Conte found that running late is a habit associated with Type B personalities. Those who identify as Type B are often more creative and prefer looking at life as one big picture as opposed to getting bogged down by every tiny detail.

Type B personalities also perceive time differently than Type A people. Conte also found that Type A people felt a minute had gone by after 58 seconds where as Type B people felt that a minute went by after 77 seconds!

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So next time your friends chastise you for running 15 minutes late to an event, just shrug it off and remember that you're actually successful, optimistic, and all around fabulous.

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