There are times that we are failed to speak up for ourselves and allowing somebody to walk all over our feelings. Is assertiveness something that you need to work on?
Being assertive is different from being aggressive. Being assertive means that you express yourself effectively but respecting other people’s rights and beliefs also. It’s often associated with positive self-esteem and a better self-image. People avoid being assertive because they think people will stop liking them but honestly, assertive people usually earn the respect of others.
Watch the videos below to learn how to be more assertive.