Gary HarperWelcome

Gary Harper, through Harper and Associates, has been working with the people side of organizations since 1991 by providing conflict resolution and communication training, facilitation and mediation services.

Gary is a trainer, writer, speaker and facilitator who authored the highly acclaimed The Joy of Conflict Resolution. His workshops and presentations offer accessible, practical concepts and strategies to understand and resolve conflict.

The Joy of Conflict Resolution: Transforming Victims, Villains & Heros in the Workplace and at Home

Order your copy today from New Society Publishers or check out a retail outlet near you.

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The Joy of Conflict Resolution is now available as an e-book through Amazon and Chapters/Indigo.

Photo Caption Contest

As the fall approaches, I thought it time to conduct another photo caption contest by inviting you to create a conflict-related caption for the picture below. The winner will receive a signed copy of The Joy of Conflict Resolution and the adulation of the thousands (hundreds?) of folks who follow this site. Send your caption to me at by the end of September to be eligible.

Gary Haper Joy of Conflict Resolution Photo Contents

Archived Photo Contests: Fall 2012, Fall 2013

In conflict, each person feels hit first.

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