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Empathy (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)

byHarvard Business Review, Daniel Goleman, Annie Mckee

Paperback | May 9, 2017

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Empathy is credited as a factor in improved relationships and even better product development. But while it's easy to say "just put yourself in someone else's shoes," the reality is that understanding the motivations and emotions of others often proves elusive.

This book helps you understand what empathy is, why it's important, how to surmount the hurdles that make youlessempathetic-and when too much empathy is just too much.

This volume includes the work of:

  • Daniel Goleman
  • Annie McKee
  • Adam Waytz

    This collection of articles includes "What Is Empathy?" by Daniel Goleman; "Why Compassion Is a Better Managerial Tactic Than Toughness" by Emma Seppala; "What Great Listeners Actually Do" by Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman; "Empathy Is Key to a Great Meeting" by Annie McKee; "It's Harder to Empathize with People If You've Been in Their Shoes" by Rachel Rutton, Mary-Hunter McDonnell, and Loran Nordgren; "Being Powerful Makes You Less Empathetic" by Lou Solomon; "A Process for Empathetic Product Design" by Jon Kolko; "How Facebook Uses Empathy to Keep User Data Safe" by Melissa Luu-Van; "The Limits of Empathy" by Adam Waytz; and "What the Dalai Lama Taught Daniel Goleman About Emotional Intelligence" an interview with Daniel Goleman by Andrea Ovans.

    How to be human at work. The HBR Emotional Intelligence Seriesfeatures smart, essential reading on the human side of professional life from the pages ofHarvard Business Review. Each book in the series offers proven research showing how our emotions impact our work lives, practical advice for managing difficult people and situations, and inspiring essays on what it means to tend to our emotional well-being at work. Uplifting and practical, these books describe the social skills that are critical for ambitious professionals to master.

Harvard Business Reviewis the leading destination for smart management thinking. Through its flagship magazine, 13 international licensed editions, books from Harvard Business Review Press, and digital content and tools published on HBR.org,Harvard Business Reviewprovides professionals around the world with rigorous insights and best p...
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Title:Empathy (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)Format:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7 × 5 × 0.68 inPublished:May 9, 2017Publisher:Harvard Business Review PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1633693252

ISBN - 13:9781633693258

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Bought this one (and the rest of the set) for my husband for Christmas; he and I both love the books. They are quick reads but filled with insightful info.
Date published: 2018-02-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I LOVE THIS BOOK For anyone interested in leadership, this book serves as an introductory business book that will help you understand the basic theories. I would recommend this book to a soon to be manager, business student or for anyone interested in subject. Harvard Business Review provides great content in this leadership book.
Date published: 2017-01-08