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The Art of Asking

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help

Amanda Palmer

This inspiring book, penned by a rock star, crowdfunding pioneer, and TED speaker, delves into the important topic of asking for help. Through personal stories, the author explores the emotional, philosophical, and practical aspects of asking, and discovers the art of exchange in today's world. Part manifesto, part revelation, this book is a must-read for anyone looking to rethink their own ideas about asking, giving, art, and love.
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I was so inspired by the book that I put it down to start asking people around me for all of the help that I'd been too ashamed or embarrassed to ask for.      source
Rock star, crowdfunding pioneer, and TED speaker Amanda Palmer knows all about asking, giving, art, and love. Her book The Art Of Asking is so much a must-read, that I give it to all the artists I work with for the holidays. #InternationalWomensDay #WomenInMusic      source
@captdaf @amandapalmer One of my favorite books, as well as one of my favorite artists. Dresden Dolls 4 life!      source
Some of my favorite books on human behavior. @danbharris @mkonnikova @navarrotells @cduhigg MIA: @AdamMGrant      source
”A book I read relatively recently but wished I read when I was younger is The Art of Asking: How I learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help by Amanda Palmer. I am horrible [...]” Aysha Teja (Senior Advisor/Ontario Treasury Board Secretariat) reco ...      source