Some people are born with personalities which make them intimidating no matter what they do or say while others are milder in spirit and temperament.
For these people being intimidating as a result of a situation in which it is called for can be very difficult.
Behavioral theorists often see threatening behaviours as a consequence of being threatened by others, including parents, authority figures, playmates and siblings.
"Use of force is justified when a person reasonably believes that it is necessary for the defense of oneself or another against the immediate use of unlawful force." Intimidation may be employed consciously or unconsciously, and a percentage of people who employ it consciously may do so as the result of selfishly rationalized notions of its appropriation, utility or self-empowerment.
He has to come up with something more impressive than anything you have to say. You know that little voice in the back of your mind that’s constantly analyzing every moment when you start flirting with a guy? Except when they feel intimidated, the little voice is so loud they can’t maintain a conversation. She's a tech geek at heart, but loves telling it like it is when it comes to love, beauty and style.
He thinks it’ll make him seem like your equal or better. They get distracted trying to figure out how to respond or how to make themselves seem good enough in your eyes. A better man takes the approach of simply not talking about himself much. She's enjoys writing music, poetry and fiction and hopes to have her first novel out soon.
I think everyone feels a little uneasy and off-balance when they're around those handful of people who just seem to have everything going for them.
Some socially awkward types have the problem of being a bit too uneasy around certain types of people.
Here are the big ones: When someone is intimidated by really outgoing people it's that they're worried about having to talk to them and feeling really overwhelmed and like they won't be able to keep up or know what to say.
Obviously, it should go without saying that none of the things you demand of the people you are in authority over should be unreasonable or cruel.
Cruelty does not make you look intimidating it just makes people dislike you immensely.