Just the other day, a colleague of mine asked, “How were you able to get that position?” My answer was,“I just asked “
When was the last time that you saw an opportunity and while it was new, different or out of the ordinary, you just asked for what you wanted or needed or thought was helpful?
What does that feel like? For me there’s excitement, anticipation, and perhaps a little trepidation.
Of course, this isn’t always about starting something brand new it can be broadening and/or deepening an existing practice.
And, to be honest, I am a data, facts, and research gal. When I make an ask I have acknowledged why enthusiasm and checked in with reality—is the the right next step…