Edwards Mediation Academy Video Library offers an insight into mediation, our courses, interviews and latest mediation trends being discussed.
Full Webinars & Other Mediation Videos
Emotions throughout the Mediation Process
How to Write an Effective Mediation Brief
Commercial Mediation in Nigeria
Overcoming Impasse in Mediation
Mediation Advocacy, How Lawyers Can Succeed in Mediation | Webinar with MTI East Africa
The Cost of Conflict with Bruce Edwards
Howard Herman on Court ADR Programs
In one of our recent open webinars, Bruce Edwards interviewed Howard Herman – one of the most knowledgeable individuals on court ADR programs. Prior to joining JAMS as a commercial mediator, Howard led the highly regarded ADR program of the US District court for the Northern District of CA. Prior to that he helped set up other ADR programs at both the Court of Appeal and the Superior Court level.
In this webinar, Howard discusses best practices and his experience setting up and mediating with court ADR programs.
When Emotions Run High in Virtual Mediation
Hear Bruce Edwards describe how he attends to parties’ emotions in a virtual environment.
Lynne Hermle on Prepping Her Client for Mediation
Hear Edwards Mediation Academy expert & foremost mediation advocate Lynne Hermle discuss her thought process when preparing a client for mediation.
Interview with Rob Fersh of Convergence | Center for Policy Resolution
Bruce speaks with Rob Fersh, founder and former CEO of Convergence | Center for Policy Resolution in Washington, D.C to discuss the how they overcome seemingly intractable differences and build consensus on even the most challenging issues around the world.
Bruce discusses the difference between mediation advocacy and litigation advocacy, and what lawyers can do to help their clients win at mediation.
Colin Rule Interview
Bruce Edwards from Edwards Mediation Academy discusses online dispute resolution (ODR), its history, its future, and what professionals need to know to adapt to an online mediation environment.
Colin Rule who is the Vice President of Online Dispute Resolution at Tyler Technologies. In 2011 he co-founded Modria.com, an ODR provider based in Silicon Valley, which was acquired by Tyler Technologies in May 2017. From 2003 to 2011 Colin was Director of Online Dispute Resolution for eBay and PayPal.
Course Sample Videos
Can a mediator really be neutral?
Dispelling the myth of the professional neutral
Observe an Emotional Conversation
From our Advanced Mediation Skills course
Key Characteristics of Successful Mediators
EMA expert Danny Weinstein describes the unique characteristics of some of the most successful mediators in the US
How to Limit Bloody Nose Moments
What happens when a mediator does not pay enough attention to convening
The importance of self reflection in overcoming our biases
Communication is more than Just Words
Understanding the communication challenges that affect how our words are spoken AND received
Importance of Convening in Complex Cases
Process design is even more determinative in the multi-party complex case