Leading with Empathy & Sugar in the Time of COVID

Mar 8, 2022

12:30pm – 12:50pm CT

Recording: Leading with Empathy & Sugar in the Time of COVID, Mar 8, 2022

All things considered, losing taste or smell to COVID is minor. Yet when tasting coffee or smelling bread baking, our humanity is affirmed. COVID isolation demands shared, visceral connection. Any leader who misses the opportunity for people to come together and feel a nourished sense of community, is not leading--they are simply managing. As I watched the dessert truck park on our campus and 500 people line up 6 feet apart, I understood Anthony Bourdain’s “beautiful intimacy” of a shared meal.

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Laura Trombley

Southwestern University

This event will be available online

This event will be in person

This event will be available on demand on Wednesday, March 9th 2022 at 10:00am CT

Details

Format:

Future20

Type:

Session

Track:

Work Reimagined

Level:

Deep Understanding

Focus Area:

Higher Education

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