Communicate to resolve

Whenever communication fails between two or more parties – be it, families, couples, corporates, neighbors or business houses – conflicts arise. One need not go a lawyer or court unless there is a question of law involved. A neutral Mediator is the person...
The Art of Negotiation and Mediation

The Art of Negotiation and Mediation

This is a book that I go back to frequently and I have pages that are underlined, marked and book-marked. Anuroop Omkar and Kritika Krishnamurthy do a brilliant job of bringing alive the topics of mediation and negotiation in this lively book. Again, if you are a...

Mediation – An Example

This brilliant video has a role play of Mediation and demonstrates the skills a Mediator brings to the table and how a mediator is able to build trust and more importantly demonstrate empathy and humanity – two key skills every mediator should have....
Mediation Readers’ Handbook

Mediation Readers’ Handbook

I recently got my hands on this lovely book on Mediation, titled “Mediation Readers’ Handbook” by Ms. S. Susheela. The author is an Advocate at The High Court Of Karnataka and Bangalore.¬†She has undergone her mediation training at USA ISDLS (USA),...
The Case for Mediation

The Case for Mediation

If you are a litigant, you will be well aware of the time it takes to get a decision from the court. With the overwhelming number of cases, humongous backlog, and a clogged judicial system, it takes years for the courts to pass judgments. This report from India Today...