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I’ve had similar experiences to those described in “Corporate Conscience” (February 2019, p. 22), where a member observed that her group conscience meetings were much more efficient than meetings in her professional life. The article also reminded me to appreciate the benefits of recovery that I now use in my career: Abstinence gives me the ability to focus on what is in front of me, which increases my productivity, creativity, and value. Steps One, Two, and Three allow me to accept work situations, policies, people, and customers exactly as they are. Traditions One and Five help me remember to work

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