Compassion is to share the pain without sharing the suffering.
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How To Respond to Failure

How To Respond to Failure

Sep 4, 2012-- "Typically, when people fail, we blame them. Or teach them. Or try to make them feel better. But the learning -- the avoidance of future failures -- only comes once they feel okay about themselves after failing. And that feeling comes from empathy." In this article, a business advisor describes an interaction between a nine-year-old and her grandmother -- and the unexpected lesson in leadership and compassion he gleaned from it. (51179 reads)


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Take ActionSimply listen and reflect back the next time you or somebody you know experiences a failure.



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If we can tune in, then we can empathize.
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