We can say that preparation is the process in which planning is done.

1.       Before any negotiation takes place, a decision about solution needs to be taken as to when and where and why a meeting will take place to mediation process.  Setting a limited time-scale can also be very helpful to prevent the disagreement continuing among both parties to solve out the problems. Preparation involves ensuring all the participant about fairness in decision making procedure. We plan in the preparation process about whole procedure. We can say that preparation is the process in which planning is done.