Here are some recent media appearances, interviews, and other highlights.

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Media Highlights:

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Shoutout LA: Meet Maria Ross
The Way Forward (Barron’s Advisor PODCAST), The Business Case for Cultivating Empathy
Wisdom from the Top with Guy Raz (NPR PODCAST), The Empathy Edge
Lead With Levity, How to Find the Silver (and Silly) Lining in All of Life’s Circumstances
Growth Molecules,
The Empathy Edge
San Diego Women’s Week, Why Does Purpose Matter and How to Define It?
Newsweek Expert Forum, The Empathy Renaissance: Passing Fad or Here to Stay?

VAST Institute (PODCAST), Leading from The Empathy Edge
Know Pain, Know Gain with Jay Rooke (PODCAST), Empathy in Action
Purposeful Empathy (PODCAST),Why Leaders Must Cultivate Empathy to Be Successful
The Dia Bondi Show (PODCAST), The Empathy Edge
Lead With Levity (PODCAST), Will Customers Still Like You If You’re Not Perfect?
Candidly Connecting (PODCAST), Raising an Inclusive Son
Nice Guys on Business (POCAST) Maria Ross: Cash Flow, Creativity, and Compassion
Superpsyched with Dr. Adam Dorsay (PODCAST), The Empathy Edge

Stop Killing Deals! (PODCAST), Empathy with Maria Ross
Membrain, Why the Strongest Leaders are Empathetic Leaders

Newsweek Expert Forum profile: Maria Ross
Accelerate to Achieve (PODCAST), The Empathy Edge – Ep26 & Articulating Your Message – Ep 27
Newsweek, 13 Strategic Ways Leaders Can Prepare For Coming Workplace Changes
B2B Marketing, With Empathy, Finding the Way to the Heart and Soul of Your Company
Newsweek, 3 Ways to Be an Authentically Empathetic Brand
CEO Magazine, 9 of the Most Inspiring Business Books to Read This Year

Salesforce: Leading Through Change: Empathy and Inclusivity in Action, with Rodney Hutton (CMO, Ethan Allen), Shaquille O’Neal and Venus Williams
KPCW (NPR), This Mountain Life, Empathy as a Success Strategy
Thrive Global, 5 Things We Can Each Do to Make Social Media and the Internet a Kinder, More Tolerant Place
KTVU Fox 2, San Francisco: Empathy for New Moms Returning to Work

Hungry for more?  See past press coverage »»

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Upcoming Events: 

F5 Seattle presentation: The Shadow Side of Empathy (private), April 25, 2023
WIT Regatta, live podcast session on April 27, 2023
Institute for Health Advancement Annual Conference, May 10, 2023

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