Examples from the Web for assertiveness
When she tries to join a conversation between two men at dinner she is chastened for her assertiveness.
The assertiveness China already shows in Asia and Africa is just the beginning.
I absolutely love the assertiveness of olives and capers, especially when paired with a meaty fish like swordfish.
They had no assertiveness, so could not aspire to a managerial position, such as might eventually fall to the share of Nelly.A Bed of Roses|W. L. George
His assertiveness was compelling, and even the captain displayed symptoms of being impressed.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
It was not by spectacular efforts or assertiveness of any kind that Lee had gained this hold upon his countrymen.On the Trail of Grant and Lee|Frederick Trevor Hill
Skinner had many original ideas, which, because of a certain lack of assertiveness, he'd never been able to exploit.Skinner's Dress Suit|Henry Irving Dodge
It was rather curious to see that as she grew in strength Clement lost in assertiveness—in his feeling of command.The Spirit of Sweetwater|Hamlin Garland