Articles

Heidi Brown’s Books Promoting Flourishing and Effective Practitioners author.
Category

Heidi Brown’s Books Promoting Flourishing and Effective Practitioners

The ABA has published three books by Brooklyn Law Professor and Director of Legal Writing Heidi K. Brown to help law students...

By John Lande
Expanding Self-Aware Consciousness in the Workplace author.
Category

Expanding Self-Aware Consciousness in the Workplace

Since I began writing these articles, I have posted numerous discussions on various aspects of consciousness, conflict, truth, and resolution....

By Ralph Kilmann
William Ury’s ‘The Art of Saying ‘No,’ and How it Applies in the Mediation Room author.
Category

William Ury’s ‘The Art of Saying ‘No,’ and How it Applies in the Mediation Room

A Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation seminar taught late last year by William Ury picked up on his legendary negotiation practice and theory...

By Mylene Chan
Justice and Fairness author.
Category

Justice and Fairness

For an upcoming book club discussion, I am reading Master of the Game: Henry Kissinger and the Art of Middle East...

By Phyllis Pollack
Mediation Evangelism and Other Bubbe-Meises author.
Category

Mediation Evangelism and Other Bubbe-Meises

What is a bubbe-meise? It’s a myth, a fairy tale, an urban legend. Translated from Yiddish, it is literally “a grandmother’s...

By Gary Birnberg
Proposal for A User Friendlier CCP Section 664.6 author.
Category

Proposal for A User Friendlier CCP Section 664.6

Most settlement agreements provide that the entire action shall be dismissed and the court shall retain jurisdiction under Code of...

By Michael Diliberto
Most Effective Use of a Conflict Mode author.
Category

Most Effective Use of a Conflict Mode

Even if you choose to avoid for the right reasons, does it make a difference what you actually say to...

By Ralph Kilmann
Inside the Mediation Room with Graham Ross author.
Category

Inside the Mediation Room with Graham Ross

This is the fourth episode of Michael and Karen Aurit's video podcast "Inside The Mediation Room," devoted to hearing stories...

By Graham Ross, Michael Aurit, Karen Aurit
How Mediation Can Help Toxic Behaviors in Relationships author.
Category

How Mediation Can Help Toxic Behaviors in Relationships

Sometimes, the relationships in our lives can become toxic over time. Whether it’s in the relationships we hold with our...

By Sophie Bishop
How Your Written and Oral Communication Can Produce – or Reduce – Extreme Polarization author.
Category

How Your Written and Oral Communication Can Produce – or Reduce – Extreme Polarization

Over the course of many years, I gradually came to realize that the particular words and phrases that a person...

By Ralph Kilmann
Family Law Mediators: A Tool to Reduce Conflict in and out of Mediation for Your Co-parent Clients author.
Category

Family Law Mediators: A Tool to Reduce Conflict in and out of Mediation for Your Co-parent Clients

As a family law mediator, it can be really difficult to work with a couple who are at each other’s...

By Jen Schimbeno, Brandyn Roark Caires
Mediation at the Grassroots: Kenya author.
Category

Mediation at the Grassroots: Kenya

Mediation is not a new concept in the Kenyan culture.  It was traditionally used to settle disputes.  It was used...

By Njoki Nyanjui
Introversion, the Legal Profession, and Dispute Resolution author.
Category

Introversion, the Legal Profession, and Dispute Resolution

Do you often feel introverted, generally preferring to be in a small group of trusted friends than in a large...

By John Lande
Mediate.com Podcast Episode 20: Early Dispute Resolution in Special Education author.
Category

Mediate.com Podcast Episode 20: Early Dispute Resolution in Special Education

Chances are, one reason you got into mediation was to make a difference. Have you ever thought about getting into...

By Ashley Rosenthal, Veronica Cravener
50 Questions You Can Ask Friends and Relatives in Political Arguments author.
Category

50 Questions You Can Ask Friends and Relatives in Political Arguments

In the aftermath of the election, and as we head into the holidays when we will be talking with friends...

By Kenneth Cloke
What is Conflict Transformation? author.
Category

What is Conflict Transformation?

I heard the term conflict transformation for the first time a few months ago, in a small committee meeting connected to my...

By Lorraine Segal
Reconnecting with the Outside World author.
Category

Reconnecting with the Outside World

How a Mediation highlighted the Joys of Human Interaction We’ve had over two years of virtual mediations, arbitrations and court...

By Lynn Duryee
Divorce Without Court: A Better Way To Divorce – Video Panel author.
Category

Divorce Without Court: A Better Way To Divorce – Video Panel

A panel discussion featuring four experts who will discuss how divorce mediation can help you through the process and deal with...

By Leyla Balakhane, Chip Rose
Options For Resolving Business Partnership Disputes author.
Category

Options For Resolving Business Partnership Disputes

Business partnerships, just like every other human relationship, go through periods of conflict or disagreement. However, allowing disagreements to fester...

By Carmela DeNicola
Encanto and Conflict Communication – Video author.
Category

Encanto and Conflict Communication – Video

You may be wondering what Disney's Encanto movie has to do with negotiation. Negotiation is everywhere in the conversations we...

By Bob Bordone
The Art of the Simple in Mediation author.
Category

The Art of the Simple in Mediation

I have no idea what I will do when I go to mediate a matter. After 30 years of practice...

By Greg Rooney
Proposal for A User Friendlier CCP Section 664.6 author.
Category

Proposal for A User Friendlier CCP Section 664.6

Most settlement agreements provide that the entire action shall be dismissed and the court shall retain jurisdiction under Code of...

By Michael Diliberto
The Marriage Between Conflict Management and Change Management author.
Category

The Marriage Between Conflict Management and Change Management

At a much earlier time in my career, I addressed the disciplines of conflict management and change management as if...

By Ralph Kilmann
ODR – From Dial-up to Fiber author.
Category

ODR – From Dial-up to Fiber

The world continues to change rapidly, and most of us race to keep pace with technological advances. While some would...

By Keri Morris
Is Your Separation Complicated? author.
Category

Is Your Separation Complicated?

Some couples feel stuck because they are unsure how to move forward in their separation. Other couples feel stuck because...

By Amy Robertson
Mediate.com Featured Blogs author.
Category

Mediate.com Featured Blogs

Listed below are Mediate.com Featured Blogs. Current Blog postings are: Here. Blog policies are: Here MEDIATE.COM FEATURED BLOGS: Business Conflict Blog by Peter...

By Managing Editor
Three Alternatives to Custody Mediation author.
Category

Three Alternatives to Custody Mediation

When you are deciding whether to use mediation to resolve your custody dispute, consider these alternatives. If you already have...

By Ben Coltrin
Negotiating Prison author.
Category

Negotiating Prison

From the New York Times, a fascinating article about “prison consultants” and how they can help people heading to prison with sentencing...

By Jen Reynolds
What do you look like when in Conflict? author.
Category

What do you look like when in Conflict?

It’s unlikely that we think about what we look like when we are in conflict or, how our body and...

By Cinnie Noble
“Inside the Mediation Room” with Michael and Karen Aurit author.
Category

“Inside the Mediation Room” with Michael and Karen Aurit

Mediate.com and The National Mediation Training Institute are excited to present a new monthly live podcast: "Inside the Mediation Room”...

By Michael Aurit, Karen Aurit

Featured Mediators

ad

Find a Mediator

X
X
X