• 5 Ways To Increase Empathy
    Seek to Understand before Being Understood In today’s political and social environment, there seems to exist a lack of empathy for people with a different view, race, backgrounds, or religion. I am not going to really touch on these issues but only to frame the need for empathy and understanding of others in our society. In the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, one of the habits is to seek to understand others before you get them to understand your viewpoint. There is a John Maxwell quote I have heard quite often that says “People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care”.