It is referred to as the Dead Zone, the Green Line or No-Man’s Land.
The dwindling of the cheetah population is due to the conflict between them and men.
For years, a gap has existed between mediation training of young students and entry into the field as professional mediators.
Social and news media bombard us daily with accounts of sexual harassment and misconduct by captains of industry, the arts and politics.
So… is the attorney in the Daniels/Trump case in a no-win situation here?
More often than not, we are surprised when we get a negative reaction after having provided feedback to a peer or colleague.
The results on how the collaborative approach in resolving conflicts is more successful than the adversarial is proven not only by real data provided by the two companies but also by the increasing number of the clients’ demands to resolve conflicts in an economical, faster, and cheaper ways.
(3/16/18)Donald T. Saposnek
After 911, our lives changed seemingly forever. No longer a safe, secure, innocent society, Americans have come to a tipping point.
This year’s JAMS Foundation/NAFCM funding focus is Homeless, those facing eviction and public housing.
How we define conflict mastery and the characteristics needed to be and be seen as such varies.
(3/09/18)F. Peter Phillips
One of the issues before the Supreme Court right nowis particularly interesting.
For decades now, small claims courts have been offering a great service to our society. But now that most of us have a smart-phone, they can do an even better job.
Recent events show that our social problems are exacerbated by a wide variety of anti-social media behaviors.
The Supreme Court of Texas has ruled that a payday lender did not waive its right to compel arbitration against the company’s defaulting customers.
Many clients and attorneys are confused about what mediation is and is not, and are not sure what they will get if they go to mediation.
There are times we get so caught up in a dispute that we become defined by it.
Have you heard of the 80/20 Rule? The theory is that 80% of consequences are a direct result of 20% of causes.
The author, a parent of a child in Broward County Schools (where Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School is located), reflects on possible usages of ADR, mediation, facilitation, and consensus-building in the seemingly never-ending national struggle over guns.
This article illustrates the power of the mediation process to transform conflict into common ground.
An unforgettable experience that facilitative mediators encounter is the experience of being part of a truly transformative mediation.
It is important to Praise Publicly & Quadrate Privately.
Strive to create a conflict free zone in your work and home interactions.
A hot button or trigger word can be words, a tone of voice, or a particular way someone conveys body language that sets you off.
Lawsuits are products.
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A group of protesting NFL players recently submitted a request to enter formal mediation with the NFL owners and management. They are absolutely correct – this situation screams out for mediation!