Many factors impact remote teams’ success, but #empathy leads the way. It demonstrates an understanding of one another and allows people to share and connect. In our new #remotework reality, having a high level of empathy is a requirement for success.
We’re in an unprecedented situation where there’s a lot of fear and uncertainty, compounded by more distractions and interruptions as we try to manage work and life simultaneously within the walls of our home. This unique set of challenges insists that we are more gracious to ourselves and to all those around us.
We are humans, having a very human experience. Keeping that top of mind will have a positive influence on how successful we can be in today’s unique environment. Maybe now more than ever.
Here are a few of our favorite reads on empathy in today’s #wfh environment.