Webinar: Building Dialogue in Diverse Organisations

15th March 2019

12:00 UK time

Workplace disputes are common in organisations of all sizes, shapes, and sectors. But they can often be exacerbated when the workforce has multiple ethnic or cultural backgrounds.

Whether it be a difference in beliefs, first languages, or cultural opinions, these factors can all make the conflict worse, or block attempts at an early and informal resolution. This can lead to costly and time-consuming grievances, all of which put a drain on the organisation’s resources.

And, even when such disputes are attempted to be resolved locally, the third-party arbitrator may also be drawn into it and bring in their own views or beliefs.

Because of these reasons, mediation can be especially effective at resolving such issues as the mediator’s views don’t come into play at all. By remaining impartial at all times, the mediator can facilitate the discussion in a safe environment, untainted by influences outside of the disputing parties.

Join our CEO and founder, Dr Mike Talbot, as he explores how mediation can be used to resolve conflict in diverse organisations in this 45-minute webinar.

At a glance

  • Free 45-minute webinar
  • Presentation followed by Q&A
  • Booking required (see below)
  • Who should attend?
    • Team leaders / managers
    • HR professionals
    • Company directors

Watch a previous webinar

To give you an idea of what to expect on the webinar, here's a recording from October on the subject of 'How Mediation Works'.

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To book your place on this free 'Building Dialogue in Diverse Organisations' webinar, just complete the form below. We'll send you a confirmation email, then, on the morning of the webinar, we'll send you the link to the webinar, so you'll have time to check everything's working ahead of the webinar starting at 12pm.

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Who are UK Mediation?

Founded in 1999 by Dr Mike Talbot, UK Mediation have come to be recognised as the pioneering thought leader in mediation and mediation training.

Based in the United Kingdom and operating all over the world, UK Mediation uses only the most experienced mediators and adult educators: resolving disputes for people or training them how to do it for themselves.

We are mediation specialists. We understand how and why mediation works, we are experts in training and qualifying mediators, and we are passionate about what we do.

We know that a lot of mediators are throwing accreditations round like they are going out of fashion, so we will make it simple. We have all of the accreditations you would expect as well as Ofqual and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Not to mention we are the only mediation company to carry the Investors in People and ISO9001 awards.

Meet Dr Mike

Find out more about our founder, his background in psychotherapy, mediation experience, interests and activities as CEO of UK Mediation.

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