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  • NFL drug policy has now been confirmed following three years of negotiation

    America’s National Football League and the National Football League Players Association are continuing talks over proposed updates to the sport’s drug policy. The modifications could have overturned suspensions for popular wide receivers Josh Gordon and Wes Welker if the proposals had been agreed before the opening games of the season. The negotiations were pushed into a “fragile” state as the deadline loomed, however a conclusion has now been reached.

  • Air France pilots’ strike enters second week as French government is asked to step in

    As the Air France pilots’ strike moves into its eighth day, Air France boss Alexandre de Juniac has announced that plans to expand low-cost brand Transavia, have now been put on hold until December.


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  • Anchoring

    An insight into how traders ensure they maximise their position through the art of anchoring. By Steve Gates.

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  • Creating Power through Mapping & Sequencing

    An incredibly powerful tool that simplifies complex multi-party negotiations is that of mapping and sequencing. Where power and process provide options and genuinely remove inertia.

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  • Negotiating Across the Globe

    International negotiators are increasingly conducting business across borders and continents. To what extent should they incorporate the differences created by diversity in national cultures into their pre-negotiation planning? By Alistair White

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