The Peace Frequency: Episode 17

Guest: Steven Donaldson

Air Date: February 17, 2015

In this episode, we are joined by Colonel Steven Donaldson, Joint Provost Marshall for the Military District of Washington and Joint Forces Headquarters at Fort McNair. The interview explores Steven’s experiences with negotiation when confronted with strict hierarchies, stalemates, and counterparts without authority.

Featured Quotes from the Show

“When you can consider someone else’s position, it helps you to negotiate because you know what it means to them and why it’s so important,”

“You always try to find a way to be win-win for both sides. It takes compromise, it takes trust, it takes the ability and a desire to want to make it work.”

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