Posts made in June, 2017

AN URGENT CALL TO ALL WOMEN – CELEBRATE YOU!

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Uncategorised | 0 comments

Women are often under-valued because they do not celebrate themselves.  So that we thrive and flourish and achieve our goals, we really need to do this! Otherwise, sexist assumptions come into play, woman are undermined and under-valued – and everyone loses out. No good! What happens when we don’t? We may become frustrated and feel unfulfilled because we’re not using ourselves fully; not offering what we uniquely have to give, and not showing up in the world as our true...

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THE ASSERTIVE WOMAN

Posted by on Jun 2, 2017 in Uncategorised | 1 comment

There is a lack of clarity about the meaning of ‘assertive behaviour’ and ‘assertiveness’ – assertion is sometimes equated with ‘aggression’. One explanation for this as a response to a woman’s assertive stance is that, to some, often men, a woman expressing herself is regarded as being unacceptable i.e. aggressive! All the more reason for learning and practising assertion skills. Because, for sure, that is NOT what it is. ‘Being assertive...

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