Why you don’t have to play corporate hard-ball to get ahead

09.14 | LDN | Lucie Sarif

What if businesses were as concerned with empathy as they are with data and statistics?

Currently the business world is an “empathic wasteland” in need of rehabilitation. Empathic organisations are more creative, productive and most importantly more profitable. Empathy Pays.

Join Lucie Sarif, Head of Strategy and Planning, at Lady Geek as she explores how your business can avoid being left out of the empathy revolution.



Where are you right now?
Lady Geek HQ

Where do you go when you need inspiration? 
Online - favourites include Design Taxi, TED, Forbes and The Verge (& Buzzfeed).

Idleness. A gift or curse? 
Put it this way - if you want something done ask a busy person.

To Bitcoin, or not to Bitcoin? 
Undecided. The dark side to Bitcoin concerns me.

Liberal Democracy or Democratic Liberalism? 
I’ve become frustrated by political stances - once people gain power they all become the same.

Carpe Diem or nosce te ipsum (know thyself)?
Ideally both.

Last app opened? 
Uber - I’m obsessed.

Last book read?
#TheMoment - by Twitter.

Favourite Album?
Do people still listen to albums?! I love Mixcloud - the modern day mixtape!

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve received?
Surround yourself with people who inspire you.

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever bestowed?
Accept feedback as a gift.

If you could be anywhere, where would it be? 
At the top of my game.

If you could be remembered for one thing, what would it be?
Being part of leading the Empathy Era campaign, which is revolutionising the world of business.