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7 Negotiation Terms You Need To Know and Practice

Updated: May 21, 2020

Industry 4.0 demands digital skills, but did you know that social skills still remains a key trait for professional success? Technical skills are table stakes, while social skills such as negotiation will keep you top of mind for stretch projects and leadership roles.

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Negotiation, while popularly viewed as an adversarial and aggressive process, is actually about reaching your Best Alternative To a Negotiated Agreement or BATNA at the very least. Becoming a skilled negotiator takes a lot of practice, but you can begin today by learning some key words, and putting them into practice!

The Leadership Institute teaches a WSQ-Negotiations class. Find out if you qualify for government grants here.