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Most of us regularly give up control over various aspects of our daily lives. We let the deli guy determine the amount of milk in our coffee, we trust the hairdresser to trim and coif our hair. Generally, it’s routine stuff. Other times, however, we have no choice but...
Trying and succeeding to see things from another viewpoint can be enlightening and rewarding.
Getting divorced or losing your job sets you up for the challenge of your life. When shoved from your comfort zone what can be gained?
Have you heard the one about the two capuchin monkeys? Two capuchin monkeys walk into a bar… Only kidding, the actual story goes like this. Two capuchin monkeys are kept in chambers side by side for the purpose of conducting an experiment, maybe you have seen the...
Can You Forgive Even If You Can’t Forget? The lyrics to the Don Henley song ”Heart of the Matter” shares valuable wisdom. There are people in your life who've come and gone, They let you down, you know they've hurt your pride. You better put it behind you; 'cause life...
Hostage Negotiators and Divorce Mediators draw on similar skills.
If divorce mediation is about self-determination then why should couples care about what the law says? In order to make informed decisions that stand the test of time.
Setting goals and using checklists is a good way to keep couples focused on the issues, organized and moving forward in divorce mediation.
Here are the necessary steps couples should take before starting divorce mediation. First collect financial statements and consider a realistic budget.
Important issues that separating and divorcing couples should discuss about paying for their kids’ college. Agreement today provides future security.