Can I pick your brain?
“I would just love to pick your brain over a cup of coffee.”
“Hey, would you mind doing me a huge favor and look over my project?
My ebook? My idea? My business?
“Hey would you mind handing me 200 bucks out of your pocket?” or
“Hey, I would love to extract all the expertise from your brain in
exchange for a $3 cup of coffee. Will you let me?”
ignore the email, the comments quickly become “that arrogant, `thinks she’s
too good for anyone`, jerk” and let’s not forget, the old faithful, “What a bitch!”
even if they accepted a minimal 4-6 a week, that’s a lost day in their life,
the life of their family and their bank account.
for you for free or as a favor, you are telling them that you don’t believe
their time is of any value -at least not to you.
so please do this for ME for free.”
their time, energy or product has a value of zero. Actually,
you are asking them to hand you money.
IF their product is worth 200 bucks, and you asked for a 50% discount
– you just asked them to hand you 100 bucks.
is immaterial) and you ask to pick their brain for an hour, you’ve just
asked them to hand you 150 bucks.
time it’s not a friend or family member, it’s a stranger, and it’s NOT OK.
ask yourself from which angle you’re coming from-
the close friend, family member OR the rude insulting stranger.
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