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Nebenkriegsschauplatz

English translation: secondary issue

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German term or phrase:Nebenkriegsschauplatz
English translation:secondary issue
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19:38 Nov 22, 2006
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German term or phrase: Nebenkriegsschauplatz
From book on banking pricing. This is from a set of recommendations on how to handle negotiations on pricing for salespeople...

Machen Sie eher Zugeständnisse auf Nebenkriegsschauplätzen wie Zugaben als beim Preis.
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sideshow {or, secondary} issues
Explanation:
This was always sideshow when applied to a multi-theater war.

Here, I might want to add 'issues' to get away from the war aspect of negotiations.
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sideshow {or, secondary} issues


Explanation:
This was always sideshow when applied to a multi-theater war.

Here, I might want to add 'issues' to get away from the war aspect of negotiations.


    Reference: http://www.finegael.ie/PubUploads/Olwyn%20-%205%20Dec%20%202...
    Reference: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/usawc/Parameters/1995/boose.htm
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