Negotiation – Interest-Based Bargaining (IBB)


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Interest-Based Bargaining (IBB) techniques are becoming more and more popular, especially in government.

This one-day workshop will explain IBB concepts and provide you with the skills and strategies to make it work effectively.

Who should attend our Interest-based Bargaining workshop?

This workshop has been designed for those in business and government who would like to develop or refresh their IBB skills.

What we'll cover
  • What is IBB?
  • Why don’t we do it naturally?
  • How are positional and distributive bargaining different?
  • How do I create value, not just distribute value?
  • When is it appropriate to just distribute value?
  • How much information do I share?
  • The complication of multi-party, multi-issue negotiations in IBB
  • The role of time and how to manage it
  • How to preserve and enhance relationships even when you are in disagreement
  • The role of emotions and how to deal with them in IBB
  • The role of the independent third party
  • How to turn adversaries into allies
  • Why most negotiators need to win
  • When the deal is done, what needs to be done?
  • How to achieve a culture shift to IBB.
What you'll learn
  • Learn how to apply IBB skills
  • Learn how to create strategic partnerships and achieve mutually beneficial agreements. 
Event Details
Dates are scheduled on a needs basis.
To register your interest please email
or click the registration button below.
8.15am for 8.30am - 4.30pm
$1,374 per person
$1,237 per person if booking two weeks before the workshop
$1,168 per person if in a group of three or more
Clayton Utz Brisbane
Level 28, 71 Eagle Street

Clayton Utz Sydney
Level 15, 1 Bligh Street

Clayton Utz Melbourne
Level 18, 333 Collins Street

Clayton Utz Perth
Level 27, 250 St Georges Terrace
Further information:
Phone 1800 882 110

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Support when you need it the most

As a participant of our program you'll have comfort in knowing that you can depend on us for ongoing support. Whether it be two weeks or two years after the workshop, you can call us at any time for a short, no-cost consultation.