Wayne Baker, Ph.D., is the Robert P. Thome Professor of Business Administration and Faculty Director of the Center for Positive Organizations at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. He is a cofounder and board member of Give and Take, Inc., developers of the Givitas platform based on the principles in his latest book, All You Have to Do Is Ask: How to Master the Most Important Skill for Success.
Here are six practices to help your team ask for and give more help to each other.
People are very generous—if you ask. Here's how to make a thoughtful request.