Besides work and family, where else might you face conflict, or have a need to reach agreement with someone? Resolving a personal injury dispute? Professional liability? Conflict in your neighborhood? Homeowners’ Association? Construction dispute?
Following the Preferred Path can save you time, money, and emotional wear and tear in all of these circumstances.
Remember that you can follow the steps of the Preferred Path unilaterally, without cooperation of anyone else. Or use them with others as a common point of reference. Start with Step 1 Prepare to evaluate your situation, identify key interests, and expose information gaps you’ll need to address in order to get a good outcome.
While you can “loop forward” at any time, experience suggests it’s best to follow the steps in order.
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NOTE: The model presented on this website is not intended to substitute for legal advice and/or representation.