Archive for September 2011

The Practice of Adaptive Leadership: A Review

The Practice of Adaptive Leadership: Tools and Tactics for Changing Your Organization and World by Ronald Heifetz, Alexander Grashow and Marty Linsky A Review by Glen Bickford This book is amazing. It has a depth that takes one’s breath away. It is a secular book, yet talks about leadership in a way that is easily applicable…

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Expectations and Competing Values

One of the most difficult aspects of mediation is managing expectations. It is possible to have a “win” in mediation where you get exactly what you want. It’s possible for the other party to get a “win” as well. However, in the vast majority of conflicts parties must decided to give somewhat on their positions…

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