Building Skills in Assertiveness and saying "No" (FLP18OCT21)

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SubjectFuture Leaders Programme
DescriptionThis development session will focus on addressing some key leadership challenges identified by the Leadership Fellows. During this interactive session, we will explore the concept of assertiveness, the difference between being assertive and other types of behaviour, and how to be more assertive in the workplace while still being 'yourself'. The session will help participants to deal with specific difficult situations at work and to manage difficult conversations.
Additional information

Some of the issues covered will include:

  • Recognising your own default patterns of behaviour and the impact of this
  • Increasing your options and choices in specific situations
  • Reflecting on your inner barriers to being more assertive
  • Tips and techniques for increasing your assertiveness (and putting this into practice)
  • Giving & receiving feedback constructively
  • Making requests in a difficult situation assertively
  • Finding ways to say 'No' confidently
  • Feeling more comfortable with disagreeing and giving your opinion
VenueVirtual (Zoom), - Virtual  View details
Date & timeMonday 18 October 2021, 10:00 to 17:00
LecturersKate Hampson & Richard Kay  View details
Target audienceMandatory: Leadership Fellow
Course styleWorkshop
CPD points0.000
CostNo charge