Roman Krznaric: How to focus on your empathy

Pause, take some time out, and consider how to fire up the empathy that lies ready and waiting within you?
Want to rev up your imagination this summer? Switch on your empathy. Neuroscientists say that for 98 per cent of us, the ability to step into the shoes of others and look through their eyes is wired into our brains.

Yet, as Simon Baron-Cohen has shown, most of us don’t use our full empathic potential. Social trust in the UK is declining.

Roman Krznaric