This new model of human interaction has been chosen by Google to train the entire company worldwide (30, 000 employees), is the #1 book for your career chosen by The Wall Street Journalas website, and is labeled aphenomenala by Lawyersa Weekly and abrillianta by Liza Oz of the Oprah network. Based on more than 20 years of research and practice among 30, 000 people in 45 countries, Getting More concludes that finding and valuing the other partyas emotions and perceptions creates far more value than the conventional wisdom of power and logic. It is intended to provide better agreements for everyone no matter what they negotiate a from jobs to kids to billion dollar deals to shopping. The book, a New York Times bestseller and #1 Wall Street Journal business best seller, is based on Professor Stuart Diamondas award-winning course at the Wharton Business School, where the course has been the most popular over 13 years. It challenges the conventional wisdom on every page, from awin-wina to BATNA to rationality to the use of power. Companies have made billions of dollars so far using his new model and parents have gotten their 4-year-olds to willingly brush their teeth and go to bed. Prof. Diamond draws from his experience as a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist at The New York Times, Harvard-trained attorney, Wharton MBA, U.N. Consultant in many countries and manager and executive in many sectors, including technology, agriculture, medical services, finance, energy and aviation. aThe ROI from reading Getting More will make it the best investment you make this year, a says Rhys Dekle, the business development head of the Microsoft Games division, which produces X-Box. He added that the book was his teamas best investment of the year too. The model was also used to quickly solve the 2008 Hollywood Writeras Strike. The advice is addressed through the insightful stories of more than 400 people who have used Prof. Diamondas tools with great success: A 20% savings on an item already on sale. An extra $300 million profit in a business. A woman from India getting out of her own arranged marriage. Better relationships with the family, including teenagers. Raises at work. Better jobs. Dealing with emotional situations. Meeting oneas goals. Finding better things to trade. Solving cultural and political problems, sports conflicts, and ordinary arguments. The book is intended to be used in any situation. The most common response is alife changinga, beginning on page one. aThe most inspirational book I have read this yeara said David Simon, an attorney in San Francisco, CA. aThis book can change the world, a says Craig Silverman, Investment Advisor, Long Island, NYKenneth Reyes called Verizon Wireless many times to get his billing address changed. It wasna#39;t ... phone. aDoes Verizon have high customer-service standards? ... By asking, he got two months of free cell-phone service, a $120 value. It addsanbsp;...
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