Unit 7 Assignment: Assess Your Assertiveness
When working with a group of people, how assertive are you? To start you out, please complete the Assertiveness Assessment Form 9.1 in the textbook. Choose the best-fit response for each of the four questions in the assessment. Once you have chosen one response per question, support your choices with real-world experiences either from the workplace or other group-related situations.
The paper should be two to three pages in length (content), not including the formal title and References pages. Use the currently approved APA edition citation, format, and style.
- Complete the Assertiveness Assessment.
- Demonstrate your degree of empathy with the others positions.
- Describe the problem in each of the four questions without attacking the person(s) involved.
- Describe how you as a leader, address issues in an assertive, responsible, and focused manner.
Lumsden, G., Lumsden, D., & Wiethoff, C. (2010). Communicating in groups and teams: Sharing leadership. (5th ed.). Boston, MA: Wadsworth Cengage Learning.