President Obama Orders Full Review of Hostage Negotiation PolicyPresident 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…See More
"From my perspective, the ODR field has a value potential in conflicts. Some conflicts such as ones whose members are now many, many miles apart have a vast amount to gain from ODR however, the issue of security and ethics always seems to be a…"
Powerful Non-Defensive Communication from The Werner Institute on Vimeo.Powerful Non-Defensive Communication™: Cutting Edge Tools for ADR Professionals In this content-rich, interactive webinar, we’ll look briefly at the dynamics of defensiveness and pitfalls in current “best Practices” in ADR communication. The remainder of the session will focus on skills sets for: (a)…See More
"Thank you, Jo, for inviting me to participate. While I think that it would be helpful to evaluate the Neutral, I am concerned about the issue of bias based on numerical information alone. I find that I agree with Ben that such a…"
"Good afternoon! I'm sorry to be so late to this great discussion. Many, many good observations and I didn't want to pipe in until I had time to read them all, albeit not as carefully as I would have liked.
"Can family conflict be avoided?
I think family conflict can be avoided.
It is pity to see people in conflict. We know that know one is happy. But again, it is so hard to avoid conflicts. Sometimes we are just arguing, as most of the parents say to…"