Getting Over the Fear of the Ask

Who better to teach you how to ask for money than a professional statue? They make their living by getting “donations” without talking. That’s a serious amount of skill.

Within this inspiring Ted Talk, Amanda Palmer describes the task of overcoming the common feelings of hesitation when asking people for money.

She’s learned the value in asking people for help, which forms unbreakable connections. When you connect with people, she says, they want to help you. Watch below.

Amanda Palmer, Connection [Thunderhead Works]