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“When you lose tolerance for vulnerability, joy is foreboding.” This made Anbar Mahar Sheikh, Research Analyst of The Giving Practice, think when we lose vulnerability in a professional setting, what do we lose? As Dr. Brené Brown talks to Oprah in this podcast about the importance of vulnerability which can play out in different parts of our lives, including our professional lives.
Dr. Brown is a professor and New York Times best-selling author that studies courage, vulnerability, empathy and shame. To read more about vulnerability, check out her book Daring Greatly.