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Kriss Clement

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What are you doing to make the world a better place?

I firmly believe that everyone can, and should, make a difference. How one does this is dependant upon many factors. What I am interested in is how people in the TED.com community choose to use their interests and talents. For the purpose of this discussion, let's leave "earning a pay cheque", "employing people", and "paying taxes" out of the conversation.

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  • Jul 31 2011: I would humbly suggest that the question should be "What am I doing to make the world a better place".

    In my own case I am trying to change my conduct and character in a way that makes life a joyful experience where the source of joy is from the enhanced consciousness inside of me and not dependent on things or behaviour of other people
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      Jul 31 2011: That would definitely make your life better, and would probably make you a lot nicer to be around, effecting the lives of your friends and family. However, I'm more interested in what concrete things you are doing outside your immediate circle. Do you volunteer? Do you recycle? Do you cut an elderly neighbour's grass? I am throwing down the gauntlet and pushing you a bit to challenger either yourself, or to provide a more complete answer.

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