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Our latest mediation case study from a Senior NHS Consultant

For people experiencing conflict with a colleague, work can be a very difficult place. “I want to share this story because, like many other people, workplace conflict was having a huge impact on me. I will even go so far as to say it was destroying my life. At times it felt like I was […]

Category: Blog | Thursday 11 January 2018 | Author: Anna Shields
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The Gardener, the Carpenter and… the Workplace Mediator?

What does a book by a developmental psychologist, who writes about the profound flaws in modern parenting, have in common with workplace mediation? Actually, quite a lot. I am a mother of young children who likes to read parenting books, and I am also a workplace mediator. Now that I have read “The Gardener and […]

Category: Blog | Wednesday 27 December 2017 | Author: Alex Efthymiades
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Dealing with conflict: Advice from a workplace mediator

In the 1950s, Winston Churchill famously professed to prefer jaw jaw to war war. It’s a sentiment that is as true today as it ever has been, and certainly not restricted to the field of international diplomacy but valid in almost every aspect of our personal and professional lives. From the shop floor to the […]

Category: Small Business | Tuesday 14 November 2017 | Author: Anna Shields
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Why training as a workplace mediator could change your life….

Training Zone recently published an article by one of our clients, Mark Clements, who is Regional Head of HR for UK, Ireland, Central & Eastern Europe at Sony Europe title titled Introducing Workplace Mediation at Sony. Mark trained as a mediator five years ago, and in the article Mark describes how “becoming a workplace mediator was […]

Category: Blog | Monday 30 October 2017 | Author: Alex Efthymiades
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Introducing workplace mediation at Sony

by Mark Clements, Sony Europe Limited. Becoming a workplace mediator was a life-changing experience for me, both on a professional and personal level. This wasn’t what I expected before I attended the accredited mediation course. Given my numerous years in HR, I assumed that I would simply be enhancing an existing skillset. Yet contrary to […]

Category: Training Zone | Friday 27 October 2017 | Author: Hannah King
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