The Streep vs Trump “Battle” –Effective Communication?

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First let me start by saying this is not a political post, this is a post by a mediator on communication. The Streep vs Trump “battle” is fascinating to me. As are many of the other “battles” that Trump seems to find himself in. Sometimes it’s about what is being said, sometimes it’s how it’s


Americans, Trump & Conflict. An Election of Contempt

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Americans, Trump & Conflict. An election of contempt. As a mediator today is a hard day for me…my training vs. my personal feelings. But wait! That’s really every day in a mediator’s life. We say that we are “neutral” and “impartial” that’s not really true. What we are, or should strive for is to operate with