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How to make assertiveness work for you How to make assertiveness work for you

Assertiveness is an essential leadership trait. But bias makes this challenging for women to navigate, as a majority of women receive negative feedback when they are assertive. In this video, we provide advice on how you can strategically assert yourself to show strong leadership skills without being penalized for it. By focusing on shared goals and demonstrating empathy, you can lead in a way that inspires and brings out the best in everyone.

This video is part of the How to Navigate Workplace Bias and Leadership Fundamentals Playlists.

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