Assertiveness and Self Confidence
Assertiveness and self-confidence are comprised of important interpersonal communications skills and traits that are crucial for success in life. Self-confidence raises your self-worth and empowers you with the confidence to effectively express yourself when communicating with others. These important interpersonal communications skills and traits can be learned and practiced thereby empowering you to achieve your career and personal goals – life, love, family and friends.
This Assertiveness and Self-Confidence Course will provide you with the tools to develop and practice assertiveness, self-confidence and rapport-building skills in your daily life, as well as strategies for overcoming negativity and gaining positive outcomes.
You will learn to:
Define assertiveness and self-confidence, and list the four styles of communication
Describe the types of negative thinking, and how one can overcome negative thoughts
Explain the difference between listening and hearing, and understand the importance of body language and questioning skills in communication
Define the importance of goal setting, and practice setting SMART goals for assertive behavior
Utilize methodologies for understanding your worth -- and the use of positive self-talk
List reasons why a pleasing appearance and body language are critical for creating a strong first impression
Practice sending positive communications phrased as “I-Messages”
Use the STAR model to make your case during a presentation challenge
Display rapport-building skills through assertive methods of expressing disagreement and consensus-building techniques
Practice strategies for gaining positive outcomes in difficult interpersonal situations.
Assertiveness and Self-Confidence Course Outline:
Module One: Getting Started
Module Two: What Does Self-Confidence Mean To You?
Module Three: Obstacles to Our Goals
Module Four: Communication Skills
Module Five: The Importance of Goal Setting
Module Six: Feeling the Part
Module Seven: Looking the Part
Module Eight: Sounding the Part
Module Nine: Powerful Presentations
Module Ten: Coping Techniques
Module Eleven: Dealing with Difficult Behavior
Module Twelve: Wrapping Up