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President Obama has ordered a comprehensive review of policy dictating how the U.S. government tries to secure the freedom of Americans held hostage by terrorists abroad, a senior Pentagon official revealed in a recent letter to a member of Congress.
“As a result of the increased frequency of hostage-taking of Americans overseas, and the recognition of the dynamic threat posed by specific terrorist groups, the President recently directed a comprehensive review of the U.S. Government policy on overseas terrorist-related hostage cases, with specific emphasis on examining family engagement, intelligence collection, and diplomatic engagement policies,”...
Read more from ABC News [HERE].
This kind of thinking can mean the negotiation is lost before the salesperson has even started to prepare for it. The first war to be won is the battle inside the salesperson against defeatist thoughts. By becoming clear on desired outcomes, he or she has the greatest chance at negotiation success and making a sale.
The brain loves options. A salesperson should always have more than one significant opportunity in the pipeline. This leads to increased confidence and less anxiety when negotiating...
Read more from entrepreneur.com [HERE].
The National Association for Community Mediation (NAFCM) is seeking an independent contractor to lead NAFCM as Executive Director.
In communities around the globe, community mediation programs and volunteers share their expertise to help others constructively engage, transform, & resolve conflict. NAFCM supports these peacemakers by aggregating their wisdom, amplifying their voice, and advancing their critical work. The Executive Director will be ambitious; energetic; tech-savvy; thrive on virtual collaboration and communication; and have a track record of success in meeting ambitious goals, developing durable partnerships, increasing capacity, and building sustainability.
Read more [HERE].
The Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) is seeking a dynamic and creative Executive Director to lead and enhance the organization. ACR is a non-profit membership association committed to educational activities that promote peaceful, effective conflict resolution, both nationally and internationally
In the Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation's latest blog post, 5 reasons are suggested for why it's so hard for mediators to live up to the ideal of party self-determination. You can read it here.
On November 21, 2014 Giuseppe Leone, founder of Virtual Mediation Lab, mediated online another workplace case for the United States Postal Service REDRESS mediation program with:>> Employee, his union representative and 2 USPS management…Continue
MWI’s Negotiation Skills Workshop concentrates on the theory and practice of joint problem-solving and negotiation. Based on principles developed at the Harvard Negotiation Project and the bestseller "Getting To Yes", this two-day interactive…Continue
MWI’s Forty-Hour Mediation Training Program is a five-day comprehensive "hands-on" mediation skill building program designed for professionals interested in becoming effective mediators through the use of interactive lectures, demonstrations,…Continue
This 30-minute webinar provides an in-depth look at mediation, including how the mediation profession works. The webinar also provides an overview about what participants can expect from a MWI mediation training program. Dates and additional…Continue
In a 10-min video interview Caroline Torosis, Dispute Resolution Program Manager of the County of Los Angeles Department Of Consumer Affairs, shares with Giuseppe Leone, Founder of Virtual Mediation Lab>> The goals of their innovative and…Continue
President Obama has ordered a comprehensive review of policy dictating how the U.S. government tries to secure the freedom of Americans held hostage by…Continue
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"What Every Mediation Needs to Understand About Attorneys & Effective Advocacy in Mediation"
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