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How to best resolve disputes in the workplace

How to best resolve disputes in the workplace

by Tracey Fox, Workplace Mediation Faculty and Andrew Fiddy, Skills Project Coordinator, CEDR According to the latest Employee Outlook study conducted the CIPD (May 2012), published by The Daily Telegraph, 80% of managers think their staff are either ‘satisfied’ or ‘very satisfied’ with them as a manager – but only 58% of workers say that […]

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Strikes…in Buenos Aires

Strikes…in Buenos Aires

The world over has seen widespread union strikes about pay and conditions, the most recent of which is in Buenos Aires between the government and the Trucking Workers’ Union.  The first strike had been due to end on Friday and was over pay.  Facing mounting tensions and the blocked depots and refineries restricting the flow […]

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Negotiation Competition 2012 – with help from CEDR

Negotiation Competition 2012 – with help from CEDR

By Andrew Fiddy, Project Coordinator, Skills Solutions, CEDR In the 2012 finals of the CEDR sponsored University Negotiation Competition (held this year at last year’s winner’s homeground – Manchester Metropolitan), twelve teams went head-to-head negotiating three Olympic themed scenarios which could see the LOCOG stumbling at the first hurdle this Summer. At the sound of the […]

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