Rights and Responsibilities
How To Be More Assertive: Part 3
Which of the following do you and/or your manager have as rights' (Indicate with a tick or cross, or make a note of any qualifying comments).
|To make a mistake|
|To say 'no'|
|To not give any reasons or excuses for one's behaviour|
|To say "I don't know"|
|To change one's mind|
|To express personal opinions|
|To say 'I don't care'|
|To do the job in one's own way once objectives are agreed|
|To be given respect|
|To not be talked about behind one's back|
|To expect certain standards from the other person|
|To give feedback (good and bad)|
|To be consulted when decisions might have an impact on me|
Assertiveness can involve defending your rights, whilst respecting others' rights.
Assertiveness can involve carrying out your responsibilities whilst insisting others also adhere to their responsibilities as well.
What are the main rights and responsibilities that should be observed by both parties in all your relationships'
How To Be More Assertive:
Part 4: Positive Beliefs