How does compassion influence leadership effectiveness?
Compassionate leaders go beyond empathy. They don’t just feel it, they act on it. In doing so, they increase their own well-being and that of the people with whom they work, creating a ripple effect that can be transformative for an entire organization.
This article describes recent MRG research on the ways that leaders convey empathy and compassion; it also discusses how to use these results to help leaders become more compassionate.