I have problem about the meaning of the following phrase. What does possessing insights into others mean?
I know the meaning of each word but I can't understand the meaning of the whole phrase. My guess is to have ideas about others.
This is one of the seven top characteristics of success at Google as it appears in this Washington Post article
Project Oxygen shocked everyone by concluding that, among the eight most important qualities of Google’s top employees, STEM expertise comes in dead last. The seven top characteristics of success at Google are all soft skills: being a good coach; communicating and listening well; possessing insights into others (including others different values and points of view); having empathy toward and being supportive of one’s colleagues; being a good critical thinker and problem solver; and being able to make connections across complex ideas.