"By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail." In this episode, Beltran uses a famous quote from Benjamin Franklin to highlight the importance that preparation plays in successful negotiation. To take your learning even further, our expert introduces his negotiation toolbox and its five key points.
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Good communication is the foundation of any successful negotiation process. And as the ancient saying goes, “We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.” While listening gives you valuable information about the person you are negotiating with, speaking allows you to ask them the right questions!Lesson 3 • 6mn
Many everyday negotiations are informal. But for high-stakes negotiations, following specific guidelines improves your chances of “getting to yes”. In this episode, Beltran introduces a famous 7-step sequence that will position you for success and help you avoid the typical mistakes of unprepared conversation.Lesson 4 • 6mn
Many factors inform how you approach negotiations, such as personality, background, education, self-confidence and even your position in the company. This episode teaches you about the five negotiator types. You’ll identify which one you are, and learn how to adapt it to other types engaged in the negotiation process.Lesson 5 • 5mn