The part of you that's seeking personal development and a newer, better way to live your life will connect with your friend in way that is emotionally intuitive, compassionate and supportive. You'll feel as if they really understand your goals and support your progress; it will be wonderful to have such a sympathetic friend in your corner. You'll be able to put your needs, ideas and goals into words, and get your friend's advice on your ways to reach them.
Be sure to share your dreams and fantasies, both sleeping and waking ones, because connecting with your friend at this level will be quite instructive for you in terms of finding the path that's right for you. As long as you make sure to maintain an awareness of your own needs as well as the needs and interests of your buddy, this should be an incredibly soulful connection.