Monthly Archives: June 2015

29 Jun

Empathy and Compassion: An Important Distinction

This is why IDL makes a clear distinction between compassion and empathy. It is not a conceptual abstraction, but an evolution in thinking generated by innumerable interviews over many years. ...

19 Jun

Testing Your IDL Interview

You have done an interview… How do you know if it helps? If you have had a nightmare, does it stop? Is it less frequent? If you had a dream you didn’t understand, is it clearer to you now? Did you get help with a life issue? Your interviewed character made several recommendations; how do you know if they will work or are just wishful thinking? You have to test them. One standard recommendation is to “become” the character in the situations that it recommends and...