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5 Vines About Assertiveness Vs Rigidity That You Need to Know

Being assertive or rigid, there’s a fine line between the two. One must learn to differentiate between the two to make the right choice. Many of you may have heard of being assertive , especially during your training or maybe someone has given you feedback in the past that you must learn to be assertive. However, during the process of becoming assertive without proper guidance and coaching, we sometimes end up becoming more rude and rigid towards others, gaining their thumbs down instead of a positive response. Do you often relate to this concept when someone approaches you and asks you to assist him/her with something, and your response, rather than explaining why you can't help them right now, gives the impression that "She is rude or why is he like that?" This could be because either you do not completely understand the meaning of being assertive, or if you know, maybe you are using it in the wrong manner by not identifying the fine line between being assertive and