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John Izzo: Stepping Up

I don't know about you, but sometimes I feel overwhelmed with all the problems the country and the world seem to be facing.  I would like to do something, but at the same time I feel kind of helpless in the face of the magnitude of the situation. 

Well, author John Izzo has a seemingly simple suggestion, just step up.  In his new book Stepping Up: How Taking Responsibility Changes Everything he offers a series of inspiring ideas and stories about what can happen when we do even the smallest thing in our own "five rows of influence".
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