Core helps people in business, organisations and the public sector to find quick, constructive and creative solutions to disputes and other difficult situations.
We work throughout the UK and beyond, providing a high quality, independent mediation and facilitation service, as well as specialist coaching and training.
Read about the recently passed Apologies (Scotland) Act 2015 -- an exciting development!Read more
At the start of a new year, it is always useful to reflect on the year just concluded. This reminds us of what has been achieved, what didn’t work and what can be aspired to in the future.Read more
Can our politicians collaborate more?Read more
A very happy new year! Read The Music of Mediation, John’s “desert island discs” blog on mediation-themed song titles – for contemporary music lovers!Read more
Workshop: Women Leaders... Become the leader you want to be! Join Hetty Einzig and Liz Rivers and meet an inspirational group of like-minded women, see yourself through their eyes and discover what an amazing woman you truly are, leaving with new skills, insights and connections.Read more
Read about Core's upcoming events and courses, festive book recommendations, the latest from Harvard and more.Read more
Applying the experience of high performance sport, what are the lessons we might learn? About the margins, pausing, focus, humility....Read John Sturrock's latest article in the Scotsman, published 23 November 2015Read more
John Sturrock reflects on the recent tragic events in Paris. Also featuring mediation articles, recommended reading and details of Core's 2016 flagship courses and 2 day workshop for women leaders.Read more
Registration is now open for our 2016 Spring School and Residential Summer School, with early bird rates available.Read more
Thank you for the energy, intellect and enthusiasm you shared with us this week. Rarely do you get to be on a course with a facilitator who has such a broad range....
I have found the course to be a positive and inspiring experience, which has challenged my professional practices and caused me to consider what is important. It should be compulsory!
With the excellent record I've had with Core and mediation as a process, I will continue to consider this form of ADR in all the claims I handle!
I thought the course was superb - one of the most fulfilling (albeit difficult) experiences I have ever had….it has made me think very differently about what I have been doing for the last 20...
Thank you enormously for your contribution - it has saved vast expense, energy and doubtless nervous exhaustion for all. A great advert for mediation in general, and Core in particular.
In 20 years of attending educational and skills training courses, I am happy to say that this was the most informative, useful and enjoyable I have yet been to.
My colleagues both work on very high profile projects which require them to deal with a good deal of conflict and I consider your course to be the best there is in helping anyone to...