For this Essay, you will explore the complexities that occur with multi-party negotiations and groupthink.


Your essay will address the following points.


v  Describe two-party, coalitions, and multi-party negotiations.


v  Within your description, include a real-life example of how these types of negotiation are used in the business world.


v  Describe the social complexities of the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion. Please start by reviewing the ATTACHMENT for background information on the event.


v  What is “groupthink,” and how did it affect the Challenger?


v  Make sure you include your source used for this portion of your research.


v  What do you think you would have done if you were in that Challenger meeting?


Your essay must be a minimum of four completely full pages in length, not including the title page and reference page. You are required to use your textbook as a reference and two additional source for your paper. Follow proper APA format, including citing and referencing all outside sources used.




Lewicki, R. J., Saunders, D. M., & Barry, B. (2015). Negotiation (7th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education.