Blogs

Rule 41A and Mediation Advocacy
22 September 2021
The increasingly strong stance of the Courts in ensuring compliance with that Rule 41A means that even more cases will in the future be mediated. Most legal practitioners will at some point have to participate in mediation and will have to understand how to best to represent their parties in mediation proceedings.
- Hendrik Kotze
If you don't ask you don't get!
09 August 2021
As women’s lives have become increasingly complex and business structures continue to change, negotiation skills have become a necessity.
- Robin Monakali
If there is no Performance Management... there is no business
05 July 2021
A solid approach to Performance Management is essential for managing people effectively in order to achieve organisational growth and productivity.
- Robin Monakali and Vanessa Botha
Collective Bargaining 2021 : a webinar
28 April 2021
As the South African labour market enters its annual season of negotiations and collective bargaining in 2021, collaboration, creative thinking, complex problem solving, and co-determination are going to be paramount as the parties seek to ensure stable and sustainable outcomes.
- William Thomson (Attorney, Accredited Mediator & Coach, Part-Time CCMA, Bargaining Council and Conflict Dynamics Panellist)
Workplace mediation skills for accredited mediators
11 April 2021
Workplace mediation follows the same principles as mediation in other contexts, but in my experience there are also a number of significant differences. It is important to be aware of these differences and to adapt your mediator skills if you wish to work effectively as a workplace mediator.
- Felicity Steadman
Rule 41a - Your Role And Responsibilities
03 March 2021
Rule 41A is a powerful tool in the South African legal system and if used effectively by parties, their representatives and mediators it could make a considerable impact on the management of litigation in the High Courts. Join our webinar on Rule on 18 March 2021, to learn about how you can best use this tool.
- Robin Monakali and Felicity Steadman