Jun 9, 2016
Empathy is a crucial component of The Look & Sound of
Leadership. Some people have it naturally, others don’t. In either
case, it can be developed and learned. This month's episode has
lots of ideas about what empathy is, what it isn't, and how you can
There are lots of resources discussed this month.
A book called "The EQ Edge" by Stein and Book.
A great 3-minute animation by Brene Brown about sympathy
versus empathy. It's on the home page of her website:
. Look for the cartoon of a bear and a fox.
Other epsiodes you might listen to are:
Building Emotional Intelligence
Dealing With Emotional Responses
Self-Awareness & Self-Management
You also might go to
, select "Coaching Tips," then search two
subjects in the archive :
Personal Growth & Self-Development
Finally, if you or someone you know is in the middle of a job
search, Tom did an interview this month with a wonderful career
coach names Alyson Garrido. The interview has lots of helpful tips
and tools. You can find it at: LA
. The show is called "Get Yourself The Job." The
show is in their archive for May, 2016.
Be good to the people you're leading. And be good to yourself!
Until next month, thanks for listening!