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Empathy in Business: Business Innovation Conversation 2
Please join us on Thursday, April 16, from 6:30-8:30pm at Impact HUB Oakland for a conversation on empathy in business. We will bring together entrepreneurs, executives, investors and students to discuss how a culture of empathy is a vital component for developing a thriving business that serves its community.
There are numerous studies that link empathy to business results, such as increased sales and employee performance. Our panel of business leaders will discuss:
- What is empathy
- What role does empathy play in improving product / service development, sales, employee satisfaction and community perception of a business
- How can business leaders create a culture of empathy in their organizations
6:30 – 7:00pm: Networking
7:00 – 7:45pm: Panel Discussion
7:45 – 8:00pm: Q&A
8:00 – 8:30pm: More Networking
About Uptima Business Bootcamp's Business Innovation Series
Our Business Innovation Series is designed to engage entrepreneurs, executives, investors and students in conversations about key topics and issues relevant to creating a thriving business in today's business environment.
Our 2015 Business Innovation Series
Designing a New Economy: Please join us on Thursday, February 12, from 6:30-8:30pm for a conversation on designing a new economy. We will be bring together change makers,entrepreneurs and community leaders who recognize the limitations of our old systems and are ready to build something new.
Empathy in Business: Please join us on Thursday, April 16, from 6:30-8:30pm for a conversation on empathy in business. Our panel of business leaders will discuss how a culture of empathy is a vital component for developing a thriving business that serves its community.
Sharing Resources: Please join us on Thursday, June 11, 2015, from 6:30-8:30pm for a conversation on sharing resources. Our panel of business leaders will discuss opportunities to attract resources necessary to operate a business through various models of sharing.
Impact Investing: Please join us on Thursday, August 13, 2015, from 6:30-8:30pm for a conversation on impact investing. Our panel of investment professionals will discuss funding alternatives for businesses to achieve both positive financial returns and community impact.
Community Ownership: Please join us on Thursday, October 15, 2015, from 6:30-8:30pm for a conversation on community ownership.Our panel will discuss how cooperative business models empower people to realize their economic aspirations while strengthening their social capital and developing their communities.
When & Where
Uptima Business Bootcamp
Uptima Business Bootcamp is a network of member-owned business accelerators dedicated to providing entrepreneurs with greater access to hands-on education, resources and community to create thriving businesses.
Our business accelerators offer training in entrepeneurship for the "next economy" - balancing the need for financial sustainability with personal goals, and interest in creating positive social, environmental, and economic impact.