The Empathy Edge: Why You Need it and How to Get it.

Three ways you can develop empathy and avoid job burnout.

Dr. Robin LaBarbera
Apr 27 · 5 min read
Using empathy to increase well-being. Image: Shutterstock

Empathy defined

Empathy refers to the ability to recognize, understand, and share the thoughts and feelings of another person. Having empathy involves experiencing another person’s point of view, rather than just one’s own. Researchers generally define…