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Getting to Yes with Yourself

and Other Worthy Opponents

By William Ury
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Getting to Yes with Yourself: and Other Worthy Opponents by William Ury

Think you could do with some help from the people who have to smooth out the thorniest political situations of our time? Getting to Yes with Yourself (2015) draws on professional mediator William Ury’s impressive résumé as peace broker in conflicts from the Midwest to the Middle East. Learn how to solve personal clashes more effectively, improve the important relationships in your life and gain more positive influence over yourself and others.

  • Readers looking to up their game at work or build healthier personal relationships
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  • News addicts who are curious about the tricks used by professional negotiators

Social anthropologist William Ury has advised governments around the world on conflict situations and can even claim to have helped stop two civil wars. He’s the coauthor of the international bestseller Getting to Yes and a cofounder of the Harvard Negotiation Project, Harvard’s University’s world-renowned negotiation department.

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