Coaching and Mediating

Coaching and Mediating

I recently read one of the leading books on coaching: ‘Coaching for Performance’ by Sir John Whitmore.   It made me think about some overlaps between mediating and coaching.  But they are not the same thing.  Sometimes it is helpful to understand mediation by what it...
Reflected Light – Reflection in Mediation

Reflected Light – Reflection in Mediation

Of course, we all say there is great learning in mediation, but how much learning do we as mediators actually engage in? Dr. Cheryl Picard, a mediator in Canada took this question – “what is it that I’m actually doing?” – quite seriously, and worked with a colleague,...
Thinking Critically in Mediation

Thinking Critically in Mediation

Dr Roy van den Brink-Budgen, is an Expert in the field of Critical Thinking with considerable international business and academic experience and a friend of #ASM I have been working in the field of critical thinking for 30 years. This work has been with students (from...