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So Far from Home by Margaret J. Wheatley

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2DO YOU WANT TO SAVE THE WORLD?

I use this rather dramatic phrase of “saving the world” to get your attention and also to make a point.

You may not hold your work in such grandiose terms; you may be working hard to create change within one community, one organization, or for one cause. You haven’t been contemplating how to change the whole world, just working on the small piece in front of you. But many of us harbor the hope that if we do a good job and have evidence of our results, our work will spread and create change beyond our initial project or place. For me, such hope places you in the category of saving the world.

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