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Reexamining Email Negotiations author.
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Reexamining Email Negotiations

There appears to be a rapid increase in the use of email exchanges for resolving all kinds of personal and...

By Ralph Kilmann
ICODR Podcast Episode 11: Graham Ross, Head of International Marketing at Smartsettle author.
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ICODR Podcast Episode 11: Graham Ross, Head of International Marketing at Smartsettle

In this episode of the ICODR podcast, Ian interviews Graham Ross, Head of International Marketing at Smartsettle Resolutions Inc. Graham...

By Graham Ross, Ian MacDuff
Conflict Tipping Podcast Episode 10: Tamsin Parnell on Discourse and Division author.
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Conflict Tipping Podcast Episode 10: Tamsin Parnell on Discourse and Division

In this episode, Laura interviews Tamsin Parnell, a linguistics researcher whose doctoral work focuses on identities, discourses, and division around...

By Tamsin Parnell, Laura May
Great Reads Book Club – Hesha Abrams, interviewed by John DeGroote author.
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Great Reads Book Club – Hesha Abrams, interviewed by John DeGroote

The October 2022 edition of Mediate.com's Great Reads Book Club: "Holding the Calm: The Secret to Resolving Conflict and Defusing...

By Hesha Abram, John DeGroote
Don’t Wait For Others; Be The Change author.
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Don’t Wait For Others; Be The Change

Unmanaged conflict can result in feeling trapped and miserable at work, caught in negative looping relationships that are tit-for-tat, ripe...

By Merry Brown
Wrangling Emotions author.
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Wrangling Emotions

Howard Herman gets parties out of battle mode in cases with complex power dynamics After 37 years, including 23 years...

By Howard Herman
Self-compassion is the Elixir of Life author.
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Self-compassion is the Elixir of Life

Are you tired of being so hard on yourself? Are you longing to create within yourself a shimmering place of...

By Sarah Peyton
Managing Conflict and Bullying Behavior in the Workplace author.
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Managing Conflict and Bullying Behavior in the Workplace

Recently, I have been addressing questions about bullying behavior in the workplace and how to use the TKI Conflict Model to help...

By Ralph Kilmann
How a humanistic approach to Mediation would impact on the definition of mediation, mediation practice, training and accreditation – Part II author.
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How a humanistic approach to Mediation would impact on the definition of mediation, mediation practice, training and accreditation – Part II

It’s time for mediation to claim its place as a stand-alone profession freed from being just an alternative to the...

By Greg Rooney
Why I argue for Mediation to move beyond the dehumanised legal mediation model – Part I author.
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Why I argue for Mediation to move beyond the dehumanised legal mediation model – Part I

I have no problem with the legal profession experimenting with mediation. I would encourage it.  It’s just that the broad...

By Greg Rooney
Negotiation and Hamilton author.
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Negotiation and Hamilton

Harvard Law Fellow Reacts to Hamilton // What negotiation lessons can we take away from the musical Hamilton? Watch as...

By Bob Bordone
Understanding Virtual Eviction Mediation Programs – A Q&A author.
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Understanding Virtual Eviction Mediation Programs – A Q&A

This article is part of a series of perspectives on eviction mediation program development that is being supported by the American Arbitration...

By Susan Yates
Inside the Mediation Room: Guest Chip Rose author.
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Inside the Mediation Room: Guest Chip Rose

In this episode of Michael and Karen Aurit's video podcast "Inside The Mediation Room," their guest is Chip Rose, a...

By Chip Rose, Michael Aurit, Karen Aurit
Modifying Underlying Dimensions in the TKI author.
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Modifying Underlying Dimensions in the TKI

Since the early 1970s, two dimensions of the TKI have been used to plot the five conflict modes: Assertiveness and Cooperativeness (my...

By Ralph Kilmann
Improve Conflict-Handling Behavior in Groups author.
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Improve Conflict-Handling Behavior in Groups

I’d like to share some of the work I’ve done with applying the TKI in groups in order to improve conflict-handling behavior...

By Ralph Kilmann
Custody Mediation – Before or During Litigation? author.
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Custody Mediation – Before or During Litigation?

Parents can try both litigation and mediation to determine parenting arrangements after they split. But should you go to mediation...

By Zarira Love
Back to Basics: Why Mediate? author.
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Back to Basics: Why Mediate?

As part of my preparation to teach a class on mediation confidentiality, I reviewed the Uniform Mediation Act with all of its...

By Phyllis Pollack
Mediation Before the Mediation; The important role of a pre-mediation session author.
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Mediation Before the Mediation; The important role of a pre-mediation session

Mediation before the mediation; The important role of a pre-mediation session. Marco Imperiale and Myer J. Sankary, Esq. Introduction Looking...

By Myer J. Sankary, Marco Imperiale
Negotiation and Mediation Communication Gambits for Breaking Impasse & more… author.
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Negotiation and Mediation Communication Gambits for Breaking Impasse & more…

A sample of over 3,000 phrases for negotiators, mediators, and judges, on more than 400 topics in the book from...

By John Barkai
An Introduction to Collaborative Construction Contracts for Large and International Projects author.
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An Introduction to Collaborative Construction Contracts for Large and International Projects

Where there is construction, there are contracts. Typically, these contracts are obtained through a competitive, hard-bid process, which is often...

By Peter Kamminga
Bob Bordone on Reducing Political Polarization author.
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Bob Bordone on Reducing Political Polarization

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvVjpc5xMRk With the United States mid-term election coming up, I've been thinking quite a bit about political polarization and what...

By Bob Bordone
The Hyper-Polarization Challenge to the Conflict Resolution Field: An Online Discussion author.
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The Hyper-Polarization Challenge to the Conflict Resolution Field: An Online Discussion

You are invited to participate in and contribute to an online discussion of how those with conflict resolution and peacebuilding...

By Guy and Heidi Burgess
Richard Susskind Keynote for Cyberweek 2020 author.
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Richard Susskind Keynote for Cyberweek 2020

https://youtu.be/4PcXmhnfFWg Keynote Discussion with Prof. Richard Susskind, IT Adviser to the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales (https://www.susskind.com/), presented...

By Richard Susskind, Colin Rule
Conflict Tipping Podcast Episode 9: Jan Gerrit Voelkel, Ph.D. Student in Sociology at Stanford University author.
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Conflict Tipping Podcast Episode 9: Jan Gerrit Voelkel, Ph.D. Student in Sociology at Stanford University

In this episode Laura interviews Jan Gerrit Voelkel, who is a Ph.D. Student in Sociology at Stanford University. Jan's research...

By Jan Gerrit Voelkel, Laura May
ICODR Podcast Episode 10: Chittu Nagarajan, Founder and CEO of CREKODR author.
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ICODR Podcast Episode 10: Chittu Nagarajan, Founder and CEO of CREKODR

In this episode of the ICODR podcast, Ian interviews Chittu Nagarajan, Founder and CEO of CREKODR, as well as co-founder...

By Chittu Nagarajan, Ian MacDuff
Investor-State Mediation: A New Way to deal with Old Problems author.
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Investor-State Mediation: A New Way to deal with Old Problems

Similar to commercial arbitration, a large proportion of treaty-based investor-state disputes involve construction issues. In the International Centre for the...

By Joe Tirado
Self-determination versus Protection: A False Choice? author.
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Self-determination versus Protection: A False Choice?

“Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety” - Ben...

By Tara West
Speak or Not to Speak author.
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Speak or Not to Speak

In the plenary session of a mediation, when you have your first opportunity to directly address your opponent’s decision-maker, should...

By Christopher Kriesen
Learning Conflict Management Methods Direct From Their Creator author.
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Learning Conflict Management Methods Direct From Their Creator

Ever since mid-March 2020, when the first U.S. lockdowns took effect as the coronavirus began ravaging the globe, the shift...

By Ralph Kilmann
The Impact of Mediation on Mental Health author.
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The Impact of Mediation on Mental Health

2022 APFM Conference Workshop Takeaway Tool, with Kimberly Cavanaugh, Dan Berstein, Alice Shikina, Nicole, and Beth Aarons PROTECT MENTAL HEALTH...

By Clare Fowler

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