What does WIIFM stand for?

What's in it for me?

Self-interested people use WIIFM to stand for "What's in it for me?" Using this acronym is the same as asking "How will I benefit from this?"

Typically, when someone sends you WIIFM, you'll want to respond with a reason they'll profit from helping you. Responding with "Can't you do it out of the kindness of your heart?" doesn't tend to get great results ...


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Updated July 28, 2022

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