Compassion in Crisis

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Key Topics:

  • How you can benefit from learning about compassion in a crisis (2:32)
  • The significance of good relationships during a crisis (3:44)
  • Why a culture of caring starts at the top (4:41)
  • The questions leaders ask themselves as leaders during a personal crisis (6:52)
  • Mathew’s dilemma as a business owner (8:29)
  • How to be honest with yourself about your crisis readiness (9:39)
  • What the military can teach us about leadership at all levels (11:37)
  • Figuring out whether you have open and honest relationships in the workplace (12:56)
  • Walking the fine line between compassion and the need for productivity (14:46)
  • The real cost of compassion (16:27)
  • Why high performers find it difficult to be vulnerable (18:09)
  • The incredible compassion I experienced during a significant personal crisis (19:22)
  • And much more!

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