Leaders usually desire are often asked to make hard decisions, that can hurt or disappoint others. In this workshop, participants will learn how to balance empathy and effectiveness through compassionate leadership. Defining features of this workshop include practicing active listening, tools to prevent empathy burnout, and tips on how to give clear, direct feedback with care. Participants will have the opportunity to make the key connections between empathy, compassion, and leadership.
Illinois Leadership Competencies Addressed: Empathy, Communication, Reflection