Marquette Law School Poll’s Look At November Midterms, Wisconsin’s Competitive Jump Rope Team, How To Get People To Help You Naturally

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While many of us would gladly help a friend or coworker who asked for a favor, we’re not so quick to ask for help ourselves. We talk to the author of a new book about how to get the people around you naturally pitching in. We also hear from Wisconsin’s one and only competitive jump rope team and hear from the director of Marquette Law School Polls.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Rachael Vasquez Producer
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Charles Franklin Guest
  • Heidi Grant Guest