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How To Ask For Anything and Everything

(June 2023 Podcast with Mike Carruthers)
Asking someone for something can be hard. After all, you might not like the answer. Still, as the saying goes, “It doesn’t hurt to ask.” What if there was a formula to follow that would make asking for anything a lot easier and a lot more likely to result in a “yes”?


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