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Act intimidating

For example, do they seem stressed themselves at the moment? Respond to those cues and ask yourself how you can serve them with compassion and genuineness.

I statements typically keep intimidating individuals from moving to the defensive and trying to be even more assertive.

At the same time, firmness within truthful I statements tells the intimidating person that you have strength of your own.

That makes others feel like you are leaving them in your dust.