Every successful negotiation requires that you have a sound strategy. In this article I will explain the steps that I believe you should follow when developing a mediation strategy.
What insight do you have into your conflict?
Studies of the human response to conflict have confirmed that at the level of our body the response is the same as the human response to stress.
Working memory is like a mental sticky note, cognitive workspace for holding and processing information relevant to whatever we’re doing or about to do.
Two recently released survey reports measure the pervasive use of arbitration to resolve workplace disputes.
Well over 90% of all divorce cases are resolved by agreements, but there are two divergent methods for negotiating those agreements.
Starting a cross-borders mediation center between the US and the Middle East requires interacting with professionals on both continents. Despite appearing differences within both cultures, it seems when programmed patterns are utilized, and no longer serve, professionals shift their behaviors to the total opposite.
On September 28, 2017, the California Law Revision Commission met to review the public comments it had received to its Tentative Recommendation (issued in June 2017) following its study to create an exception to mediation confidentiality (Study K-402).
Got Conflict? Are you a worker taking on short projects or “gigs?”
On July 13, 2017, Hong Kong’s Legislative Council passed an Apology Law.
Most of us don’t go to the symphony to watch the conductor or to a sporting event to see the referees in action, but imagine the chaos without their participation.
Ten Reasons Why Mediation Creates a Holistic Approach in Generating More Love & Compassion in Family Conflicts
The article is about general foundations and principles of family conflicts in relationship to mediation focus. The overall article is a summary study in 10 steps for family conflicts through mediation process.
We all have cognitive biases.
“Recognize the strengths of the other guy’s argument and the weaknesses of your own. Keep an open mind while listening.” - by Jake Sullivan.
So you need to determine things to consider before signing a prenuptial agreement and don’t know where to start?
When we notice resistance, a typical response is to try persuading them out of their resistance.
The problem of access to and maintenance of the secrecy of contracts or contract terms that are “confidential” by agreement is a common one in litigation.
We should work hard to approach conflicts as mutually shared problems.
This is a book review by Joshua Weiss of the book Mastering the Art of Negotiation.
While I have known that silence can be a powerful tool in my mediation tool box, I never really thought about until I read a recent article posted on the BBC news website called “The subtle power of uncomfortable silences."
In negotiating a divorce agreement, it’s important to understand how the spouses negotiated with each other during their marriage.
This is a brief examination of a dispute between the Washington Redskins NFL football team and the government over the franchise's team name, which many see as racist. The organization won in court, yet did they really "win?"
The goal of this article is to provide tools for health care employees and employers to support everyone acting with greater emotional intelligence.
As practitioners and clients alike are well aware, international arbitration is not without its risks.
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