Category Archives: listen

Why would you want to mediate and not litigate?

Regardless of what kind of issues you have with someone else there are common threads. Misunderstandings, feelings of betrayal, financial loss, anger, control, you want them to suffer or “pay” for what they did among many other reasons. Emotions are … Continue reading

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On Conflict

“All polishing is done by friction.”—Mary Parker Follett If you were asked whether conflict was a negative or positive concept, my bet is that you would choose negative. It’s what you hear regularly: Conflict in the Middle East! Conflict in … Continue reading

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Missy’s Case

Missy, a tiny mini-pinscher, was out walking with her mistress in New York’s Greenwich Village and didn’t see it coming. Unexpectedly, a pit bull passing by off-leash with his owner grabbed her head in his mouth and dug his teeth … Continue reading

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Conflict Coaching

Have you ever been frustrated when you are trying so hard to communicate with someone and they just don’t get it?  Not only do they not get it, you find yourself in a situation where there is uncomfortable conflict surrounding … Continue reading

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When would Mediation with my business partner or my staff help my business?

  It is interesting when you consider how many situations occur in business that results in arguments, dissension and conflict.  While conflict can be a positive in many cases, for the most part it creates a drain on the time and effectiveness of you … Continue reading

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