Whether trauma happens at the individual level – unexpected medical diagnosis – or at the collective level – a disaster strikes a community – the fallout is not only real but calls for leaders to express more than empathy.
I encourage you this week to consider those in your life who may be going through a difficult time. Reach out to them. You don’t have to jump on a plane and travel halfway across the United States. You can simply pick up the phone, send an email, or drop a card in the mail.
I think we all would agree that we need a little bit more humanity in the world, take this opportunity to provide it.