Chapter 13./idiot_asser_157_la_10.jpg Physical Assertiveness

In This Chapter
  • Projecting authority
  • Unleashing the dynamic you
  • The link between physical assertiveness and vocal assertiveness
  • How to summon and focus your energy

I once had a five-foot-five, 110-pound girlfriend who feared going out after dark, even in suburban or rural neighborhoods.

At another time in my life I had a girlfriend who was five-foot-two and weighed 98 pounds. She boldly went anywhere, anytime. There was something about her, a physical assertiveness, that projected to others. Even at a distance, it was evident that she walked with purpose, stood tall, and was aware and alert. She projected authority and ...

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