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Write Your Own Script author.

Write Your Own Script

The woman was distraught. Her son had set out to that place called America, where the streets were “paved with...

By Mordechai Rhine
Lawyers’ Math and Mediation author.

Lawyers’ Math and Mediation

Legend has it that a judge once stated aloud, “the older a case gets the less valuable it becomes” (to...

By Donald Cripe
Self-Care author.

Self-Care

The real story of healing As mediators and people working at the front line of conflict it can be overlooked...

By Michelle Brenner
Reach for Humanity in Dark Times: The War in Ukraine author.

Reach for Humanity in Dark Times: The War in Ukraine

This is an article about the war in Ukraine by Tatyana Bilyik and Lisa Parkinson with the Ukrainian Association of...

By Lisa Parkinson
Letter to our Colleagues about the Russian Invasion of Ukraine author.

Letter to our Colleagues about the Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Letter to our Colleagues about the Russian Invasion of Ukraine  Susanne Terry Jackie Font-Guzmán Bernie Mayer  March 17, 2022 Like...

By Susanne Terry, Bernard Mayer, Jacqueline Font-Guzmán
Can Lawyers Mediate Proficiently Based on their Training author.

Can Lawyers Mediate Proficiently Based on their Training

While it is true that lawyers are eminently trained in the art of negotiating by virtue of the rigors of...

By KESHIA OSBOURNE, Bruce Ally
Forum Video: Considering the Use of NDAs in Mediation Settlements author.

Forum Video: Considering the Use of NDAs in Mediation Settlements

This video and article look at important NDA questions for dispute resolution professionals to consider. https://youtu.be/7Vl8AuJBWgM Mediate.com and Arbitrate.com believe...

By Brian Farkas, Julie Macfarlane, Nancy Welsh, Amy Schmitz, Jody Newman
Mediation and Insolvency, with a focus on developing countries author.

Mediation and Insolvency, with a focus on developing countries

Debt has been a problem for millennia. The roots of the modern insolvency law are in the “jus mercatorum –...

By Giovanni Matteucci
The Importance of Workplace Appreciation (And How to Express It) author.

The Importance of Workplace Appreciation (And How to Express It)

Most of us like to feel appreciated in the workplace, though we’re not always willing to admit that praise is...

By Jeremy Pollack
Survey Data Indicates Eviction Mediation Program Offers Procedural Justice author.

Survey Data Indicates Eviction Mediation Program Offers Procedural Justice

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

By Jennifer Shack
No Shortcuts when it Comes to Conflict author.

No Shortcuts when it Comes to Conflict

I like this quote by Beverly Sills – it applies to just about everything! When it comes to interpersonal conflict...

By Cinnie Noble
Cookie: When Trust is Absent author.

Cookie: When Trust is Absent

In a Parable of Trust, I discussed how our dog- Buddy- has come to trust us so much that my husband...

By Phyllis Pollack
Mediate.com Great Reads Book Club: Moshe Cohen on Collywobbles – How to Negotiate When Negotiating Makes You Nervous author.

Mediate.com Great Reads Book Club: Moshe Cohen on Collywobbles – How to Negotiate When Negotiating Makes You Nervous

Our February 2022 Book Club gathering was with Moshe Cohen about his book "Collywobbles: How to Negotiate When Negotiating Makes...

By Moshe Cohen
Inside the Mediation Room with Michael and Karen Aurit – Guest Don Saposnek author.

Inside the Mediation Room with Michael and Karen Aurit – Guest Don Saposnek

This is the first live podcast: "Inside the Mediation Room with Michael and Karen Aurit - Today's Guest: Don Saposnek....

By Donald T. Saposnek, Ph.D, Karen Aurit, Michael Aurit
Memoir of a Misfit Mediator, A Novel by Joe Folger author.

Memoir of a Misfit Mediator, A Novel by Joe Folger

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon Guest blogger, Erik Cleven, is vice president of the board of...

By Joseph P. Folger, Dan Simon
Designing Dispute Resolution for Educational Institutions: Listening Is Key author.

Designing Dispute Resolution for Educational Institutions: Listening Is Key

JAMS ADR Blog by Chris Poole You are an associate professor at an esteemed college, which you always thought of as...

By Deirdre McCarthy Gallagher
Which is Better: To Be Strong or Smart? author.

Which is Better: To Be Strong or Smart?

From the Indisputably blog This post is prompted by an article by Washington Post columnist Paul Waldman, We’re Still Asking the Wrong Question...

By John Lande
Mediation Musings author.

Mediation Musings

On Sunday I found one of my slippers upstairs on the newly adopted dog's bed. "Ohmi! No!" I said as...

By Sara Barnes
How Was Your Mediation Experience? Reflections from Clients author.

How Was Your Mediation Experience? Reflections from Clients

Periodically we want you to hear directly from our clients about their mediation experience. Did it “work”? Well, yes the...

By Dr. Lynne C. Halem
Personal Histories in Conflict Resolution Interview Series: David Hoffman author.

Personal Histories in Conflict Resolution Interview Series: David Hoffman

From the Mediate.com interview series -- a conversation with David Hoffman about his chapter in the book :"Evolution of a...

By David Hoffman
Mediation As A New Path To Curtail Bullying author.

Mediation As A New Path To Curtail Bullying

In the last 6 years we have seen a rise in bullying in schools around the country. According to the...

By Maaria Mozaffar
COVID Consequences: Slouching Toward Civil War author.

COVID Consequences: Slouching Toward Civil War

I.      Into the Fray   The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem....

By Peter Adler
The Power of Feedback: Keeping Client Satisfaction Front and Center author.

The Power of Feedback: Keeping Client Satisfaction Front and Center

JAMS ADR Blog by Chris PooleMost people see the new year as an opportunity to take stock and recommit to...

By Gina Miller
Covid Exasperates Issues Between Co-parents About Agency author.

Covid Exasperates Issues Between Co-parents About Agency

Covid-19 certainly does exasperate the challenge of co-parenting post-separation. Co-parents regularly face a number of stressors related to their interpersonal...

By Aaron Leakey
The Value of Venting author.

The Value of Venting

Conflict Remedy Blog by Lorraine SegalWhen someone or something hurts or angers you, is there a value in venting? Some...

By Lorraine Segal
Hubble and Webb and Unconscious Gender Bias! author.

Hubble and Webb and Unconscious Gender Bias!

PGP Mediation Blog by Phyllis G. PollackOne would think that the ability to look through either the Hubble or James...

By Phyllis Pollack
COVID Mediations: Dialogue Tools Set Up Pandemic Mediations for Success author.

COVID Mediations: Dialogue Tools Set Up Pandemic Mediations for Success

COVID has certainly influenced the subject matter of mediations. Before COVID a family may have required mediation pertaining to the healthcare...

By Janet Chance
More COVID PIEs and the Alice-in-Wonderland Supreme Court Decision Endangering Workers author.

More COVID PIEs and the Alice-in-Wonderland Supreme Court Decision Endangering Workers

This is one author articulating their concerns and their approach to resolving a personal conflict with their COVID experience. While...

By John Lande
A Conversation with People who Don’t Want to be Vaccinated author.

A Conversation with People who Don’t Want to be Vaccinated

Our country, and the world in general, is divided. There are many lines of division and the fragmentation is becoming...

By Milan Slama
India’s Mediation Act, 2021 author.

India’s Mediation Act, 2021

India passed its ground breaking Mediation Act, 2021 on December 15, 2021. It’s based on a national decision for mediation...

By Charlie Young

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