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How to Be Assertive: 10 Tips for Becoming More Assertive

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 5 min read

Whether you want a raise, a promotion, or simply to effect positive change in your life, finding the voice to ask for and get what you want can be hard. It requires assertiveness. Becoming an assertive person takes a little practice, but it’s a key communication skill that can make you more self-confident and result in a more fulfilling life.