Category: Gender

Interview with Clarence Cramer – Views from the Eye of the Storm author.

Interview with Clarence Cramer – Views from the Eye of the Storm

This is the complete interview by Robert Benjamin with Clarence Cramer, long-time leader in the field of court-connected family mediation,...

By Clarence Cramer
How to Make Mediation Safer in Cases of High Conflict author.

How to Make Mediation Safer in Cases of High Conflict

I would like to begin this article by thanking all of the mediators across Nebraska for their input on this...

By Kristen Blankley
Culture & Gender Issues in Negotiation & Mediation (video) author.

Culture & Gender Issues in Negotiation & Mediation (video)

This is a video sample from Nina Meierding's seven-hour online course on Culture & Gender Issues in Negotiation & Mediation....

By Nina Meierding
Orlando and Radicalization author.

Orlando and Radicalization

From Maria Simpson's Two Minute Leadership TrainingSean O’Callaghan, former member of the IRA, spoke on the concept of radicalization at...

By Maria Simpson
Diversity Matters author.

Diversity Matters

JAMS ADR Blog by Chris PooleA casual look around the room at any major mediation conference will quickly confirm that...

By Chris Poole
2015’s the 100th Anniversary of the Women at the Hague:  Lessons for Today (Fall 2015) author.

2015’s the 100th Anniversary of the Women at the Hague: Lessons for Today (Fall 2015)

This article was first published by the Alliance for Peacebuilding.If you are looking for a inspiring read, consider 'Women at...

By Albie Davis
In Many Respects, Women are People Too… author.

In Many Respects, Women are People Too…

CMP Resolution Blog by Lesley Allport and Katherine Graham."if she’s pregnant she doesn’t want a career” are just two of...

By Richard Peachey
Divorce Mediation: The Best Forum for Families with Special Needs Children author.

Divorce Mediation: The Best Forum for Families with Special Needs Children

Families who have children with special needs constitute a significant percentage of the divorced population.  This should come as no...

By Dr. Lynne C. Halem
Sacred DR Story–The Wise Woman of Abel of Beth-maacah author.

Sacred DR Story–The Wise Woman of Abel of Beth-maacah

Indisputably Another story from Charlie Pillsbury of Quinnipiac: There’s a sacred ADR story in the Second Book of Samuel, which...

By Andrea Schneider
Labels are for Cans, Not for People author.

Labels are for Cans, Not for People

CMP Resolution Blog by Lesley Allport and Katherine Graham. Coca-Cola organised a social experiment in for their no-label campaign. While...

By Katherine Graham
Conflict and the Mediator: Peace Within – Redefining Interpersonal Conflict author.

Conflict and the Mediator: Peace Within – Redefining Interpersonal Conflict

"The first two important truths of postmodernism (that we construct reality and that meaning is context-dependent) mean a multiperspective approach...

By Boroka Ganyu
Instead of Eliminating Negotiation, How About Eliminating Backlash? author.

Instead of Eliminating Negotiation, How About Eliminating Backlash?

Indisputably I am grateful for Michael’s push in his blog post last week to think more about job negotiation, particularly...

By Andrea Schneider

Ellen Pao: Reddit has Stopped Negotiating Initial Salaries

Indisputably The Wall Street Journal ran an interview with Ellen Pao yesterday. She discusses many things, but her quote regarding...

By Kelly Browe Olson
Become a World Class Negotiator author.

Become a World Class Negotiator

It's not rocket science and it's not a secondary sexual characteristic. You don't "negotiate like a man" or "like a...

By Victoria Pynchon
The Gated Community: Risk Aversion, Race, and the Lack of Diversity in Mediation in the Top Ranks author.

The Gated Community: Risk Aversion, Race, and the Lack of Diversity in Mediation in the Top Ranks

Originally published in DISPUTE RESOLUTION MAGAZINE SPRING 2009 15Over the past 20 years, we have been on the boards and...

By Homer LaRue, Marvin E. Johnson
Whisper It Quietly? author.

Whisper It Quietly?

Kluwer Mediation BlogThis is a blog I have shied away from writing. Several times. Even now, as I do so,...

By Bill Marsh
Arbitration in Evolution author.

Arbitration in Evolution

Professor Thomas Stipanowich, Pepperdine University School of Law, and Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution Research Fellow Zachary Ulrich, have published...

By Beth Graham
Themes in Mediation author.

Themes in Mediation

First published in The Professional Family Mediator, Summer, 2014. Re-published here with permission.Hidden beneath the arguments of a couple in...

By Michael Scott
Gender and Decision-Making author.

Gender and Decision-Making

From Maria Simpson's Two-Minute TrainingsThe media are focusing a lot on women in the workplace lately, with stories on NPR,...

By Maria Simpson
Just Don’t Ask and Get Good Karma??!! author.

Just Don’t Ask and Get Good Karma??!!

ADR Prof Blog by Andrea Schneider, Michael Moffitt, Sarah Cole,Art Hinshaw, Jill Gross and Cynthia Alkon.As many are probably aware,...

By Cynthia Alkon
Do Women Shy Away From Mediation? author.

Do Women Shy Away From Mediation?

Why do separating and divorcing women shy away from divorce mediation? Surely, we cannot conclude that women are uncomfortable in...

By Dr. Lynne C. Halem
ABA DR Section Survey on Gender Differences author.

ABA DR Section Survey on Gender Differences

ADR Prof Blog by Andrea Schneider, Michael Moffitt, Sarah Cole,Art Hinshaw, Jill Gross and Cynthia Alkon.Hi all–as many of you...

By Andrea Schneider
Court-Connected Mediation and Minorities author.

Court-Connected Mediation and Minorities

Disputing Blog by Karl Bayer, Victoria VanBuren, and Holly Hayes Sharon Press, Professor of Law and Director of the Dispute...

By Beth Graham
Can Assertive Behaviors in Negotiation be Viewed as Feminine? author.

Can Assertive Behaviors in Negotiation be Viewed as Feminine?

International Center for Cooperation and Conflict ResolutionAre female negotiators penalized for asserting too much? Our experiences and past research seem...

By Regina Kim
As Marriage Equality Disputes Arise, so Does Opportunity for ADR author.

As Marriage Equality Disputes Arise, so Does Opportunity for ADR

JAMS ADR Blog by Chris PooleRecently the United States Supreme Court issued long anticipated rulings in the first marriage cases...

By Patrick Mahoney
The Present and Future of ADR author.

The Present and Future of ADR

At the recent ABA Dispute Resolution Section conference in Chicago a panel that included myself, Debbie Masucci, past president of...

By Chris Poole
Negotiation in the Shadows:  A Book Review of Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead, by Sheryl Sandberg author.

Negotiation in the Shadows: A Book Review of Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead, by Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg is the current Chief Operating Officer of Facebook.  Her book is intended as a practical guide to the...

By Robert Benjamin
On Spin Cycle author.

On Spin Cycle

Conflicts of Interest Blog by Vivian Scott Here we go; round and round. That’s the sound of the all-too-familiar family...

By Vivian Scott
Informative Mediation — A New Model for Tough Economic Times (Part 1) author.

Informative Mediation — A New Model for Tough Economic Times (Part 1)

(This is Part 1 of 2. Read Part 2 here.)  Some couples going through a divorce are rational, intelligent, honorable,...

By Rachel Virk
Romantic Negotiations: The Prenuptial Agreement author.

Romantic Negotiations: The Prenuptial Agreement

Pre-marital negotiations and prenuptial agreements remain necessary and useful, useful, and far from seeding distrust, counter-intuitively, can create a greater...

By Robert Benjamin

Featured Mediators

Find a Mediator

X
X
X