Chapter 18./idiot_asser_217_la_14.jpg Assertiveness for Other Special Circumstances

In This Chapter
  • Asserting yourself above and beyond . . .
  • Assertiveness challenges for the elderly
  • Assertiveness challenges for the young
  • Assertiveness for the otherwise challenged

If your circumstances differ from those of the great masses of people around, often you may need to be a tad more assertive just to be even with the rest. Stereotypes do abound. Throughout the world, many people find themselves in a “second-class” citizens’ status amidst all the others in “mainstream” society. Such groups, along with the elderly and the young, among others, may need to be more assertive.

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