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Edison: Opportunity is Disguised as Work

By Steven G. Mehta Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. Thomas A. Edison This quote addresses some of the issues of starting a mediation practice.  Many people want to be mediators; they just don’t want to do the work to become a mediator.  It is [...] Continue reading

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Edison: It Isn’t Useless, It Didn’t Go as Planned

By Steven G. Mehta Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless. Thomas A. Edison In mediation, you often have to take risks with regards to strategies that will work.  Not all strategies will work.  Sometimes, the parties will feel as if it was a waste of time [...] Continue reading

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