Mediation can work brilliantly – but keep it quiet!

Mediation can work brilliantly – but keep it quiet!

We have all done it.  It has been a quiet news day and the local paper has resorted to reporting on recent court cases which we have read with zeal!  In particular a report about a local businessman/woman who has been in dispute with a contractor/customer gives the...
ASTROMEDIATION

ASTROMEDIATION

What light (starlight?) can Astronomy throw on Mediation? That’s a challenge: it’s difficult to think of two more distantly separated topics. One seems to be about something immutable and unmovable, the other something fluid and makeshift.  However, in reality, the...
Medical Mediation – A patient named Joe

Medical Mediation – A patient named Joe

Tom, a senior medical leader, started off his powerpoint presentation by referring to “cases” and relaying a bullet list of symptoms.  I could already see his audience switching off.  Second time round, to a different audience, he told a story about “Joe”, giving a...