[+manner, tone]firme y enérgico;[+behaviour]enérgico
Assertive people respect assertive behaviour when they meet it; Speaking loudly, clearly, quickly and fluently are clear signs of assertive behaviour; Often more assertive behaviour by the team leader and members will ensure that all issues are raised
try to be a bit more assertiveintenta ser un poco más firme y enérgico;intenta hacerte valer un poco más
she decided to be assertive with him
you were very assertive in that meetingte mostraste muy firme y enérgico en esa reunión
you may have to be very assertive if you want him to listento become assertive
slowly she began to become more assertivepoco a poco empezó a mostrarse más segura de sí misma or empezó a hacerse valer más
courses like these help you to become more assertiveyou should be more assertive, otherwise people will walk all over youshe's not very assertiveif you are not assertive enough you will be taken advantage ofdo you consider yourself to be assertive?