Negotiation Impasse? How to Unlock the Deadlock

"Parties can become angry or entrenched in their positions. Perceptions become distorted, and judgments are biased. The parties stop communicating effectively and instead blame one another. One party has a conflict management style that is not compatible with the other. Perceptions are so different that the parties do not believe there is any possible compatibility … Continue reading Negotiation Impasse? How to Unlock the Deadlock

Subtleties of the German language

Here comes a great sample of how important details (such as capitalization or intonation) really are in a language as complex as German. Are you able to figure all of them out? That is what I do almost every day. Getting a single letter wrong can make "the captured flea" turn into "the prisoner escaped". … Continue reading Subtleties of the German language