Entries by daccordo

Balancing candor and kindness: My thoughts on giving feedback

Four weeks have passed since I completed my cross border family mediation training at MiKK e.V. and I feel it’s time to share a few thoughts. When a group of people from 11 countries with different background and different level of experience meet to co-mediate, chances are that it will be challenging to find common […]

Digital Storytelling in Education

It is always a pleasure to listen to Joe Lambert. A couple of weeks ago I attended a webinar from Storycenter on Digital Storytelling in Education. Since we are developing a Digital Storytelling workshop format for conflict resolution it was especially interesting to me to see how this concept can be applied in various contexts […]

Online mediation with an iPhone

Last week I found out that you can actually mediate with an iPhone: I participated in an online mediation simulation with Virtual Mediation Lab and I played the mediator’s role connected with my iPhone. My experience with online mediation has been surprisingly good so far. The very technology that makes the online experience less “intimate” […]