The First Move: A Negotiator's Companion by Alain Lempereur

By Alain Lempereur

"Time administration is key for profitable negotiations. This booklet is helping you do first issues first."—Jeanne Brett, DeWitt W. Buchanan,Jr. Professor of Dispute answer and corporations, Kellogg tuition of administration, and Director of the Dispute answer learn Center"This publication brings a step forward approach to lead effective negotiations."—Yann Duzert, Professor, origin Getulio Vargas, Brazil"Even in case you merely enforce five% of this technique, your consumers will locate you extra aware of their needs."—John Wong, Senior companion, The Boston Consulting team, Hong Kong Office"A extraordinary and so much welcome better half for negotiators. It deals a learner-friendly distillation of verified rules and stable practices."—Pierre Debaty, Head of the Brussels education place of work, eu Parliament"Drawing on their broad event in over 50 international locations, the authors give you the better of Anglo-Saxon and continental Europe negotiation approaches."—AJR Groom, college of Kent at Canterbury"Whether you negotiate in a foreign country or in your house nation, this ebook is a must."—Tetsushi Okumura, Professor, Nagoya urban collage, Graduate college of Economics"Many former enemies began considering and performing otherwise after having built-in the rules of this book."—Howard Wolpe, distinct consultant to the Africa nice Lakes quarter, former Member folks Congress"This negotiation process makes a distinction for enterprise and executive leaders, who are looking to act extra responsibly."—Theo Panayotou, Professor, Cyprus overseas Institute for administration & Harvard Kennedy institution of presidency

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It thus seems appropriate to end this chapter by emphasising the fact that one must question one’s practices. During the following chapters, we examine in detail how to avoid all the aforementioned pitfalls and how to build an efficient negotiation method. Chapter Two Preparing Negotiations before Performing How to Plan for Process, Problems and People Why insist on preparation in negotiation? Because the quality of preparation often determines the degree of success (or failure) in negotiation, to the extent that Roger Fisher defines the three keys to success in negotiation as “prepare, prepare, prepare”.

6) Evaluating the various ideas and choosing some among them should be reserved for after the brainstorming session. 7) A facilitator is chosen to ensure that the six previous guidelines are being observed. This brainstorming method is also useful for creating several possible scenarios for the negotiation process, but on two conditions. As imaginative as negotiable solutions might be, they must pass the following two tests. • They should be realistic: after coming up with a maximum quantity of possible solutions, you should put them through a reality check.

The more someone acts on this presumption of a shared vision, the more she sets herself up for failure. The feeling of arbitrariness may be avoided by justifying solutions before proposing them. It is essential to be clear about the principles and arguments that lie behind solutions before articulating them. Giving clear justification criteria a priori which serve to anchor a particular proposed solution is much more effective than having to give explanations a posteriori. Notably, it is a natural reflex for the other who has already been proposed a solution to be on the defensive and refuse to consider any explanations “after the fact”.

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