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Online mediation is becoming increasingly popular. Giuseppe Leone is hoping to build on this popularity by using Skype to give mediators practice at testing their dispute resolution skills. Mr. Leone also points out that viewing a mediation role play can alleviate some clients' fears of the unknown.
Online Mediation via Skype Video Tutorial
In the past 12 months, running over 100 online mediation simulations with Skype for the ACR Hawaii pilot project Virtual Mediation Lab (with mediators from around the world) has taught us many lessons. One of them is that online mediators should master the software/platform they use.
5 Lessons Learned From Running Over 100 Online Mediation Simulations via Skype
No doubt, there is still so much we need to learn about online mediation. But with so many people already using devices (computers, laptops, tablets, smart phones) with video capabilities, the question is no longer whether online mediation is going to take root - but simply how fast. 5 Comments
Mediation Skills Development Around the World - with Skype. It Works.
In March 2012, a Virtual Mediation Lab was proposed to facilitate the online training of mediators around the world. Fifty online mediation simulations later – run with 62 mediators from 22 countries -- this is what we found out: It works.
Mediation Skills Development Around the World - with Skype
This article discusses the practical steps in setting-up an online training system. This model uses Skype and a variety of mediation methods. It is run by the ACR Hawaii Chapter, and is used by mediators from around the world. 2 Comments