This Assertiveness Communication module will help you examine issues around assertiveness, work in a more assertive way to get your point across and find compromises more easily. Assertiveness is the word that describes a range of skills giving the following benefits: Being honest with yourself and others Saying what you want and feel; but not at the expense of others Showing confidence and positive behaviour Being prepared to move towards a workable compromise Respecting the rights and needs of others Looking for 'I win, you win' opportunities