Using Mediation to Resolve Conflict and Disputes

The Role of Emotions in Negotiations Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation Ireland

How To Implement A Mediation Mindset In Your Organisation

The Mediation Act, 2017 was passed in September 2017 and is…
Temptation in the Mediator Role-Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

The Number One Temptation In The ‘Mediator Role’ And Six Reasons Why Not To Succumb!

There you are, calm, level headed, objective. You’ve helpfully…
Informal Mediation Preparation Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation Ireland

Informal Mediation Preparation – Pre-Mediation Coaching

An HR Manager contacted me about an issue between an employee…
Rebuilding Damaged Trust in Relationships Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

Rebuilding Damaged Trust In Workplace Relationships

He has broken my trust in him – how can I ever trust him again?” Parties…
Staying Fair and Impartial During Informal Mediation- Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

Mediating Workplace Conflict – Staying Fair And Impartial

A question I am frequently asked in training people in mediation…
Internal mediation programme Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

Setting Up An Internal Mediation Programme

A previous post focused on how organisations can make the benefits…
Making Mediation More Available in Your Organisation Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

Making Mediation More Available In Your Organisation

  There are numerous statistics on the high costs of…
Is Mediation Right For You Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation Ireland

Is Mediation Right For You? Take This Short Quiz to Find Out…

We'v had a few mediation cases recently that didn't reach agreement.…
Self-Reflection in Mediation Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

Is There A Need For Some Self-Reflection Before Mediation?

While we have no solid research to support this assertion, our…
How Mediators Support Decision Making Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

How Mediators Can Support Parties In Decision-Making

I attended the Mediators' Institute of Ireland Annual Conference…
Informal Options to Resolve Conflict Complaints Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation

Informal Options To Resolve Workplace Conflicts and Complaints

A previous post highlighted how easily workplace conflicts can…
The Role of Emotions in Negotiations Mary Rafferty Consensus Mediation Ireland

The Role Of Emotions In Negotiation

We negotiate in the workplace every day. Yet all of us have…