Assertiveness Training 101
There are four primary types of communication styles: Assertive, passive, aggressive, and passive-aggressive.
Each style has its advantages and disadvantages. An assertive style of communication is considered to be the most effective. Being assertive is good for you and those around you. The way you communicate with others influences the way they view and treat you.
Communicating more assertively can enhance your life and the lives of those around you. Learning to be more assertive is a challenging, but worthwhile, endeavor.