Assertive Communications: The Language of Leadership
September 5, 2019
We’ve all experienced a conversation we’ve had with a co-worker, a boss or client that simply didn’t go well. We knew the message we wanted to convey and the outcome we hoped to get to, but because we didn’t communicate it effectively, we sent a mixed message that ultimately led to confusion, frustration or conflict. Our communication style lacked assertivenes. If we had communicated in a more assertive manner, the result would have likely been quite different.
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