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Our aim is to create happier, healthier, more effective workplaces and communities - and save lives - through empathy. 

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Making people feel heard, valued and visible is the forgotten skills in the leadership and managerial toolkits.

If you want a profitable, sustainable company and a happy and healthy workforce then Empathy First training and coaching can help you.

We go beyond checklists, action plans and posters to embark on a journey of self-reflection and connection.

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From engaging online courses, captivating group presentations and informative podcasts, you'll be transformed by the memorable, easy-to-use content.

Our courses have been deliberately crafted to show you how to build connection with your colleagues, clients, family and friends. Regardless of your industry, we can help you transform your workplace to be happy, healthy and successful.

It starts with You and it starts with Empathy First.


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Leanne Butterworth

Hello!  I'm Leanne Butterworth and my aim is to change the world through empathy.

I truly believe if we can show enough people how to make a difference through empath training, together we will create more effective and happier workplaces - and save lives.




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