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How to Ask for Help at Work

A script for getting things off your plate while still seeming competent

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MMost job listings — regardless of company, industry, or role — seek the same few qualities: The ideal candidate has a can-do attitude, and a team-player mentality. You’re a self-starter and a go-getter. You believe that no job is too big or too small.




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Allie Volpe

Allie Volpe

Writes about lifestyle, trends, and pop psychology for The Atlantic, New York Times, Rolling Stone, Playboy, Washington Post, and more.

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