Jamil Zaki reunites with the doctor who offered him comfort during one of the most difficult times of his life, when his newborn daughter, Alma, suffered a stroke.
To hear more from Jamil Zaki about how we can cultivate more empathy for others, be sure to check out our conversation with him on our sister podcast, Hidden Brain. That episode is called "The Empathy Gym."
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--Focus on ONE moment that you will never forget.
--Make sure you're in a quiet, non-echoey room.
--Speak conversationally, like you're talking to a friend.
--Let us know why this person continues to impact your life.
--If your hero were standing front of you today, what would you say? Address them directly.
-- Here are some tips on how to make a great recording on your phone.