We've all heard it, read about it and witnessed it. Women hesitate to ask for what they want or need. Whether it is asking for more compensation, more visibility, a mentor or sponsor, or asking to revisit all that is on one's list of responsibilities - we stop and question ourselves instead of asking others.
There are a number of reasons for it; fear of what the reaction will be, not wanting to be seen as incapable, and the list of excuses go on.
Listen Up, Buttercup! It's time to get comfortable asking for what you want. If you've thought it through and it makes sense to you and others, do it! Using the strategies shared here, you can ask for anything. No more excuses.