Declaration of Independence All Men are Created Equal In the workplace Status
Body language Appearance Speech What is formal??
Change and Progress Disregard for history?? How old is America?
Time is Money Efficiency = multi-tasking Use your time wisely!
Action! Get it accomplished I should be doing something! Work Identification: who are you? Materialism The pursuit of happiness Status
Assertiveness Plainly and directly expresses feelings and requests “Let’s lay our cards on the table” However, Show Discretion about Anything excessively personal ▪ Unpleasant body/mouth odors ▪ Sexual functioning ▪ Personal inadequacies Want to say no without offending Offending someone we don’t know or know really well