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Podcast with leading employment mediator

You are invited to download a conversation between mediators Frances Maynard and Eileen Carroll QC (Hon) on the occasion of Frances’ change of career from full-time mediator to CEDR Mediator Emeritus. The interview touches on Frances’ experience and on how she has become one of the most respected mediators in the city and banking industry, in […]

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The importance of not being idle

The importance of not being idle

By Kylie Barton, CEDR Communications Team Low morale in the workplace is becoming somewhat of a common trend with over half of public sector employees admitting to it. With huge numbers of unemployed, it is almost a paradox that those in work are unsatisfied with their position. The current climate however, means that those in […]

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Engage, effect, emerge

Engage, effect, emerge

The importance of effective employee engagement to help drive your company forth. Edited by Andrew Fiddy, Skills Project Coordinator, CEDR Following a study of more than 3,100 employers worldwide HR consultancy, Aon Hewitt, showed that employee engagement trends improved, increasing from 56 per cent in 2010 to 58 per cent in 2011.  The study revealed […]

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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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Workplace Mediation under the microscope

Workplace Mediation under the microscope

By Fiona Colquhoun, Director, and Daniel Kershen, Foundation Co-ordinator, CEDR Personnel Today, 23rd May 2011, reports on the findings of a conflict management survey, (XpertHR) describing how half of the organisations surveyed have adapted their conflict resolution strategies to include mediation.  This is positive news for long term mediation campaigners such as CEDR.  The survey […]

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