Monthly Archives: October 2016
Every year in the United States of America we have this little holiday called Thanksgiving. It’s supposed to be a time of reflection, gathering together with family and friends to be grateful for what one has. This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the Charlie Brown Thanksgiving cartoon. Watch Charlie Browns Thanksgiving here. I always loved Charlie Brown and his friends as they try to have a traditional thanksgiving dinner . Snoopy… Read More
Over the last twenty five years I’ve learned how to separate empathy for patients and having sympathy for their situations . Exactly what are the two and how are they different ? Wikipedia defines Empathy as the capacity to understand or feel what another person is experiencing from within the other being’s frame of reference, i.e., the capacity to place oneself in another’s position. Sympathy is the perception, understanding, and reaction to the distress… Read More
Think of it as leaving a legacy for others. As a mentor you get to leave a lasting mark on society with the knowledge and wisdom that you have passed down to another person or group of people. Mentors have a great advantage to change the world around them for the better.