The Power of Story – Empathy

We are all connected by stories. I am sure all of us remembered some stories we have heard when we were young? A favorite story book? A bed time story? A memory told by your grandparent? Newspaper, Facebook & all social media are platforms for stories of yourself and people around us. When we watch a movie, we sub-consciously enter into the story of the screenplay and we get connected to the characters.

Story teaches us empathy. Story helps us to understand the perspective of someone’s view-point. When we want to understand someone’s belief, we ask them to tell a story to illustrate the point. Click on the video below to watch.

Empathy – Another Perspective other than Your Own

Thanks to Nancy Spetsioti at http://www.iconastudioathens.gr for this great meaning 2013 video


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