Episode 26: Empathy and Politics with Amy MacMahon MP

The Professional Empathy Podcast

06-09-2021 • 45 mins

On this instalment of The Empathy Podcast, Leanne welcomes Amy MacMahon to the show.  Amy is the newly elected MP for South Brisbane, and her mission is to help empower disenfranchised communities and create a thriving society through communication and empathy. In this episode, Leanne and Amy discuss the limitations Amy and her colleagues face when trying to help their communities.  Amy dives deep into the importance of having empathetic conversations at the grassroots level and listening to the frustrations of all people. She shares advice for aspiring politicians and offers insight into what a day in the life looks like for her.   This is a truly illuminating and important episode.


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