The First Move: A Negotiator's Companion (Hardcover)

The First Move: A Negotiator's Companion By Alain Lempereur, Aurelien Colson, Michele Pekar (Editor) Cover Image
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"Time management is essential for successful negotiations. This book helps you do first things first."
--Jeanne Brett, DeWitt W. Buchanan, Jr. Professor of Dispute Resolution and Organizations, Kellogg School of Management, and Director of the Dispute Resolution Research Center

"This book brings a breakthrough method to lead efficient negotiations."
--Yann Duzert, Professor, Foundation Getulio Vargas, Brazil

"Even if you only implement 5% of this method, your clients will find you more attentive to their needs."
--John Wong, Senior Partner, The Boston Consulting Group, Hong Kong Office

"A one-of-a-kind and most welcome companion for negotiators. It offers a learner-friendly distillation of tested ideas and good practices."
--Pierre Debaty, Head of the Brussels Training Office, European Parliament

"Drawing on their extensive experience in over 50 countries, the authors provide the best of Anglo-Saxon and continental Europe negotiation approaches."
--AJR Groom, University of Kent at Canterbury

"Whether you negotiate abroad or in your home country, this book is a must."
--Tetsushi Okumura, Professor, Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Economics

"Many former enemies started thinking and acting differently after having integrated the principles of this book."
--Howard Wolpe, Special Advisor to the Africa Great Lakes region, former Member of US Congress

"This negotiation method makes a difference for business and government leaders, who want to act more responsibly."
--Theo Panayotou, Professor, Cyprus International Institute for Management & Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Product Details
ISBN: 9780470750087
ISBN-10: 0470750081
Publisher: Wiley
Publication Date: March 29th, 2010
Pages: 264
Language: English