Expanding on the principles, insights and wisdom that made Getting to Yes a worldwide best seller, Roger Fisher and Scott Brown offer a straightforward approach to creating relationships that can deal with difficulties as they arise. Getting Together takes you step-by-step through initiating, negotiating, and sustaining enduring relationships - in business, in government, between friends and in the family.The Steps:
Rationality - Balance emotion with reason.
Understanding - Learn how others see things.
Communication - Always consult before deciding...and listen.
Reliability - Be wholly trustworthy, but not wholly trusting.
Persuasion, not coercion - Negotiate side by side.
Acceptance - Deal seriously, with those with whom you differ