Our 6 bargaining tips will help you make the most of your BATNA, or best alternative to a negotiated agreement.
By Katie Shonk
“The best bargaining tips taught by the experts should offer ways to enhance your bargaining power in negotiation. To do this, you must cultivate a strong BATNA, or best alternative to a negotiated agreement. The more appealing your best alternative is, the more comfortable you will feel asking for more in your current negotiation—secure in the knowledge that you have a good option waiting in the wings.
It’s hard to underestimate the importance of BATNA in negotiation—but BATNA development is more complex than just looking around for a good Plan B. Here are six bargaining tips and strategies for those seeking to improve their BATNA:…”