MUKTA MAHAJANI is a lawyer with degrees from India, UK and USA and training in negotiation from Harvard Law School. She is trained in mediation from Bombay High Court and is on the Mumbai University Mediation Expert Committee. She teaches negotiation and mediation in Mumbai University's one year Post Graduate Diploma in Alternate Dispute Resolution and at the University National Law School, Mumbai. Mukta teaches negotiation and mediation at the post graduate level in ICADR (International Centre for Alternate Dispute Resolution) that comes under the central Ministry of Law and Justice. Her research has been published by the World Bank Group where she has been a consultant and guest speaker. At the World Bank Mukta's research focussed on Non State Justice Systems in Bangladesh specifically and Rule of Law in Africa. She also guest lectures at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Mukta currently serves on three expert committees (Legal, Arbitration and Mediation) with the Indian Merchants' Chamber where she plans and executes programs that facilitate dialogue between various stakeholders. Mukta holds training programs in contract law and general and specific negotiation strategy for corporates. She is a member of Lincoln's Inn, London and the Bar Association of Maharashtra and Goa. Her first book "Let's Talk, Negotiation and Communication at the Workplace", that deals with working with difficult colleagues released on December 14, 2012 and her second book "Power Play, Getting Results Your Way" released on December 5, 2015. This book deals with working with difficult superiors at the workplace.