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Old 17th January 2019
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Re: Political: We're doomed, Captain Mannering...

Originally Posted by Harold Gough View Post
What else can he do? It's not as if he would have any constructive ideas to offer.

Given the opportunity, I suspect he would want to set up a very much larger negotiating team, thus creating jobs, and to prolong the process indefinitely, thus ensuring job security.

"What else?"
It's customary to enter negotiations without putting demands on the other side before discussions begin, other than saying we expect 'comfort breaks' and tea and buscuits.
The first step is to agree an agenda and then decide on points for consideration from all parties, and then to logically debate each item. The starting position must be no idea is a bad idea.

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