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WNI named “Best Negotiation & Conflict Management Training Provider 2023”

Corporate Vision Magazine Announces the Winners of the 2023 Education and Training Awards

We are thrilled to announce that Wægger Negotiation Institute has been recognized as the “Best Negotiation & Conflict Management Training Provider 2023” by Corporate Vision Magazine. This esteemed award is a testament to our unwavering commitment to empowering professionals with effective negotiation skills and strategies. Why This Award Matters The Corporate Vision Magazine awards are […]

The Power of Nice: A Transformation of Sales and Negotiation Skills

negotiation with the power of nice

It’s not uncommon to hear the phrase “business is business”. Sometimes, negotiations are seen as a battleground where only the fittest survive. But what if there’s a more effective, kinder way to do it? Roar Thun Wægger at the Wægger Negotiation Institute (WNI) offers exactly that through training in “The Power of Nice” technique. An […]

Roar Thun Wægger has been appointed Senior Executive Contributor for Brainz Magazine

Negotiation expert Roar Thun Wægger becomes Senior Executive Contributor at Brainz Magazine!

We are proud to announce that Roar Thun Wægger, CEO and founder of Wægger Negotiation Institute, has been appointed as a Senior Executive Contributor at Brainz Magazine! As a recognized expert in negotiation and mediation, Roar will share his insights and expertise through articles and professional texts on strategies and mindsets for achieving success. Brainz […]

WNI’s Christopher O. Loenes is now a certified level 4 mediator

Christopher at WNI is now a certified level 4 mediator

WNI would like to congratulate our own Christopher Olsson Loenes on his recently approved level 4 certification at the Singapore International Mediation Institute (SIMI), which is unique from a Norwegian perspective. Christopher has extensive experience with online mediation and offers his services globally, including on-site mediation outside Norway. He has mediated over 150 cases, including […]

The Global Icon Award 2022 – Roar Thun Wægger

Roar Thun Wægger awarded the Passion Vista Global Icons Award 2022

WNI founder and CEO, Roar Thun Wægger, has been awarded the Global Icon 2022 Award. The Global Icons Award recognises and honors those industry leaders who have achieved tremendous feats in their fields, which would stand to benefit the world at large. As the editor in chief at Passion Vista Magazine states: “To feature in […]

Language and Mediation

language and mediation, how important is it?

In this symposium headed by Mediator Vikram, founder and CEO at 360 Smart Lingo, Reem Elkady and WNI-founder Roar Thun Wægger discuss the importance of language skills in mediation. Mediation is a concept to solve disputes. The use of mediation competence and skills is also a way to avoid conflict from happening in the first […]

Watch Talking Books on February 8th!

watch talking books on february

Save the date: February 8th! Sarah Blake and all the co-authors, including WNI-founder, Roar Thun Wægger’s book “Mediation Beyond Covid – Hacks, Craics and Crocodile Tears” will be the topic on co-author Mediator Vikram’s show, “Talking Books – Because some of us don’t read them” Talking Books will air at 10 AM India Standard Time, […]

Negotiation training with ELSA Norway

Negotiation training with ELSA Norway

On Monday 17 January, Wægger Negotiation Institute held a negotiation training for all Norwegian law students who wish to, or are considering registering for ELSA Norway’s negotiation competition. The negotiation training was held by WNI founder Roar Thun Wægger together with some of the previous participants and winners of the competition. Roar has collaborated with […]

Mediation Beyond Covid – Hacks, Craics and Crocodile Tears has launched!

mediation beyong covid out now

Yesterday, January 12th 2023, was the launch date for the book “Mediation Beyond Covid: Craics, Hacks and Crocodile Tears”! This is big news to us at WNI because our CEO and founder, Roar Thun Wægger, has invested a lot of time and energy in contributing to this book with his stories and experiences.  For the […]

Mediation Beyond Covid – Launches January 12th!

Mediation Beyond Covid releases january 12th

WNI founder, Roar Thun Wægger is proud to share that January 12th, is set to be the launch date for the book he has co-authored – Mediation Beyond Covid – Hacks, Craics and Crocodile Tears. This is an anthology book, a collection of stories, lessons, and innovations that emerged during Covid that have a similar […]