We are so easily triggered by the things that we don’t want to hear, see, touch, feel, that we actively (and passively) turn down our ability to empathetically respond and turn up our vitriol toward others.
The process of creating something for others is messy, laborious, and frustrating at times. While we believe that we pay … More
“History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.” Maya Angelou … More
Saturday’s are off limits, so I am planning on Empathy Lab event on the morning of October 2nd. Details in the works!
As consumers, we vote with money. As workers for companies, we vote with our time. As co-inhabitants of Earth, we … More
Dropped in LinkedIn earlier this morning. Conversations and storytelling have visual representation, the comic talking bubble. Even thinking has its … More
Many people try to be efficient, yet we shortcut the mess that creates real learning and progress. Focus on learning. … More
Recognize empathy. Acknowledge it in yourself and when others are empathetic and compassionate towards you. Realize, you cannot be empathetic … More
Shelton Davis – Thoughts on Vulnerable Leadership
Recruiting vs Friend Making: iterating my UX community building process