Wednesday 6 March 2013

Six habits of highly empathic people.

"The 21st century should become the Age of Empathy, when we discover ourselves not simply through self-reflection, but by becoming interested in the lives of others." 

Photo by Shimizu.

One - Cultivate curiosity about strangers.
Two - Challenge prejudices and discover commonalities.
Three - Try another person's life.
Four - Listen hard - and open up.
Five - Inspire mass action and social change.
Six - Develop an ambitious imagination.

Set yourself the challenge of having a conversation with one stranger every week. 
All it requires is courage. 

Full article: Six habits of highly empathic people by Roman Krznaric