Eileen Siskel

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Sun Tzu's Tips on Effective Mediation (09/02/02)
We believe that the "The Art of War" will serve you as a helpful guide to successful mediation. We have chosen the format of selecting quotations from Sun Tzu's "The Art of War" and added some brief commentary to put his cogent and insightful observations into the modern context of effective mediation. It is our belief that it makes sense to apply the General’s revered philosophy to the mediation process. After all, in order to accomplish effective dispute resolution, people in conflict must prepare not only to cooperate in mediation but also to contest in litigation at the very same time.