Asking For Advice Makes Experts Think You Need Less Of It
Seeking advice? Just ask. A recent study found that asking for advice will not only help you succeed, but it'll also make you appear more capable.By Ryan Biek | September 6, 2015
Do you ever think that asking for advice, even when you really need it, will make you seem incompetent? (Video via 20th Century Fox / "The Devil Wears Prada")
You're not alone. But a recent study from the Harvard Business School and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania found asking for advice actually makes you seem more competent. (Video via 20th Century Fox / "Office Space" )
There are a couple caveats, though.