Assertive Communication: How to Ask for What You Want

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
2400 Old Ivy Road, Room 189
John Lord

Audience: Introductory - Provides participants with a starting point for exploring the knowledge and skills needed to learn more about the topic
Description: Our effectiveness in building productive, lasting relationships with others often hinges on our ability and comfort with having difficult conversations about things that matter. Assertiveness provides a means to confront issues and state your views and needs clearly without being aggressive or placing others on the defensive. This half-day workshop is designed to help you recognize opportunities to appropriately apply assertiveness in everyday interaction.