Fixing/building something or money.
A place to stay, a meal, money, recipes.
They are having a health issue with their dog. (I have been through a lot of them!) Or need training advice. Some people just need to vent. A few ask for money.
Most of the time they just need someone to listen to them, not necessarily agree or disagree, just listen.
I guess I could say it's a variety of little things.
Usually it's relationship / friendship advice.
I work at the movie theater.
when i was busy working, some customers come up to me for help like finding a right theater.
They came up to me to help them find the right seats in the theater.
Someone to listen! Cooking or money.
Either career advice or diet/fitness information. I'm a personal trainer at my work's gym in the late afternoon, with that I get to kick some people's butt who also work on my team twice in one day.
Scheming, conspiring, etc
Fixing their computer.