Empathy, Not Sympathy, Is Critical to DEI

Empathy fuels connection. Sympathy drives disconnection. — Dr. Brené Brown

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By Julie Kratz

Empathy fuels connection. Sympathy drives disconnection.

– Dr. Brené Brown

NOT Sympathy

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