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What is Mediation? What Can I Expect?

What is Mediation? How do I know what to expect in medi­a­tion.                              While medi­a­tion is becom­ing more com­mon, most peo­ple who have not actu­ally par­tic­i­pated in a medi­a­tion still have no idea what it is.  Mediation is often con­fused with arbi­tra­tion.  Clients expect

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Workplace Conflict and Mediation

Mediation is an extremely good option to con­sider for work­place con­flict and related issues.  Workplace con­flict can dev­as­tate a work envi­ron­ment, result­ing in employee dis­sat­is­fac­tion and absen­teeism, unhappy cus­tomers and decreased sales and income, or, for ser­vice orga­ni­za­tions, inef­fec­tive pro­vi­sion of

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Is Mediation Less Expensive Than Going To Court?

Is medi­a­tion less expen­sive than going to court?  Yes and No.  And should cost be the deter­min­ing fac­tor in decid­ing whether or not to use medi­a­tion?  Again, Yes and No. Is Mediation Always Less Expensive? While medi­a­tion is often less expen­sive

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