Earlier this year, I’ve mention about people skills that are needed as an entrepreneur and the ability to inspire others to do their best. Well, here he another people skill that I want you to think about. Enjoy.
The ability to empathize with others.
If you’ve noticed, empathy is a word that’s been all over the news. That’s because experts in all sorts of different fields have come to acknowledge that empathy—the ability to put yourself in other people’s shoes—is much more important to a cohesive social community than we ever thought before. In business, empathy is especially important because it enables you to anticipate the needs and feelings of both your employees, who are your strongest allies in achieving success, and empathy also enables you to anticipate the needs of your customer base, without which your business would not even exist.
Read more at 3 People Skills to Develop as an Entrepreneur.