Chapter 10 The Aggressiveness/Assertiveness Grid
In This Chapter
- When it pays to burn your bridges
- Taking no prisoners
- Deciding to come to the peace table
- Establishing smooth relations
- When to ignore an “offense” all together
We move now from identifying your “must haves” in Chapter 9 to a different gear wherein you are faced with an array of, perhaps less important, semi-nagging issues. It would be wonderful if you could always be your fine, upstanding, balanced self.
Still, there are some situations in life and in business where it makes sense to get totally aggressive yourself, even to the point of burning bridges, if that’s what it takes. Perhaps somebody ...