Empathy, Beyond Us

Damola Morenikeji
Apr 28, 2017 · 1 min read

One of the skills important for preparing for the future is empathy. We need to build empathy into our values as leaders. In a similar vein, our friends that write algorithms need to seek ways to build in empathy into their codes.

As these codes and algorithms shape our realities, we need them to be empathetic. Our world becomes better — the relationship between humans and technology becomes much more productive, when values align.

Can we build empathy beyond us?


Originally published at Damola Morenikeji.

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