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Our world is constantly changing around us. We can choose to be a positive or negative contributor to that change.

Today’s inauguration of a new president here in the U.S. has been long-awaited by some and dreaded by others. It doesn’t matter which group you belong to. Your responsibility as a citizen of this world is to do your best every day — your best for you, your family, your friends, your co-workers and your fellow man.

Don’t let contention be the new norm. Can you be angry? Sure. Can you be elated? Of course.

Just don’t let whatever you’re feeling or doing color your compassion and respect for your fellow man.

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Devin C. Hughes, is a highly sought after speaker, author, happiness muse, mindfulness trainer & executive coach. He is the author of eightbooks and his approach draws from the science of positive psychology, positive organizational research, appreciative inquiry, neuroscience, mindset and mindfulness.

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