One Simple Tactic for Landing Your Dream Job or Client: Just Ask

Six examples of getting the gig just by asking for it

I once got to spend four months on Midway, one of the world’s most remote islands, simply because I asked to. Photo by Eric Dale/FWS Volunteer

#1: The internship

#2: The volunteer position

#3: The job

What if you’re not looking for a job?

#4: The ongoing gig

#5: The repeat client

Asking for what you want isn’t just for extraverts

#6: The lit mag



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Eric Dale

Designer, photographer, writer, you name it — my career journey never ends.