Tag: assertiveness


Understanding Assertiveness

When leading a workshop, you want to stay in control so participants aren’t walking all over you. However, you also don’t want to scare participants away. You want to have an assertive attitude. Assertiveness is a word we tend to use not always understanding what it means. Assertiveness is not about getting your own way…


Self-Attitude and Assertiveness

Self-concept, self-attitude and self-esteem can all impact the way that we send and receive messages. Individuals with low self-esteem and a negative self-image tend to operate in a passive style. Other people might think that they are superior to everyone else, resulting in an aggressive style. This creates all kinds of interesting conversations!