People forget things, even if we've emailed them. Follow up on overdue emails or calls to see if you missed something. It never hurts to ask. Clients are usually more than happy to write up a testimonial about their experience with you, but they won't unless you suggest it. It never hurts to ask.
We can spend hours looking for the solution to a problem, or we can reach our to the community around us and find the answer quicker. It never hurts to ask.
We might work alone, but we're never an island. Sometimes we have to step out of our bubble and seek answers rather than waiting for them to come to us. Whatever the issue, the challenge or occasion, when we need something, all we have to do is ask.
It never hurts to ask.