Category Archives: listen

When Mediation Works

Mediation is simply negotiations, which are an attempt to keep a matter out of court. It is a form of dispute resolution that one can negotiate part of a settlement. The entire process from start to finish is confidential. Mediation … Continue reading

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Are you always right?

When emotions are running high it is easy to discount the value of the opinions of others.  This quote by Winston Churchill “The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.” is a great reminder that … Continue reading

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What is mediation and how can it help me?

Play Nice When business or personal disputes and arguments reach a point where communication stops or becomes adversarial, it’s difficult to know what to do next.  Many turn to litigation but there is an alternative.  Mediation, as a practice is … Continue reading

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Can listening really make the difference when using contracts or agreements in business?

Looking back over meditations from this past year, I realize that listening was the deciding factor in escalation of conflicts.  Or should I really say not listening.  Describing listening and how it might apply to business situations really encompasses a variety of … Continue reading

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