Tagged: customer service

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Dumbledore vs. Apple Store

It’s finally happened, my post about Dumbledore being a homo has garnered more interest than my post on the Apple Store’s dreadful customer service. I’m a little surprised at that, to be honest since the Apple Store post was linked...

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What a difference a day makes

So I must have been trapped in Bizarro Starbucks World yesterday morning since today’s visit was almost like an old-school commercial or the intro to a 50’s tv show. I walked in and smiled at the barista as usual and...

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It’s already such a good morning…

Nothing like waking up with Federally mandated jet-lag, but at least I know that the rest of the country’s going to have it as well. It’s going to suck when my body catches up with the time change and I’ll...

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I make requests, not demands…

It’s true. In all my years as a customer, many times an irate customer, I have yet to make a demand, unreasonable or otherwise. Having had enough retail and/or customer service jobs has led me to feel that I should...

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It comes down to the individual

I’m sure the company that won the food service contract for my cafeteria has a great reputation for service and customer care, but a record on paper means nothing when you have to deal face to face with crappy employees...

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Overnight Prints might want to change their name

Overnight Prints is a great name and they did great work for my friend Bill’s business/calling cards, but when I went with a less simple design, even following their exact templates and guides… I wish they’d spent longer than a...

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Maybe they all validate parking

Even CEO Can’t Figure Out How Radio Shack Still In Business “I’d like to capitalize on the store’s strong points, but I honestly don’t know what they are,” Day said. “Every location is full of bizarre adapters, random chargers, and...

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Why do you want to take pictures of the metro, anyway?

Ah the morning after a night of drinking where you know you’ve narrowly avoided a hangover, but your mouth still feels like sandpaper. Thankfully I had my clothes laid out already, so getting out of the house was no trouble....

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A Defected Weekend Ends in Jade

That could have been a prognostication about my March 3-4, 2007 and I wouldn’t have known what the hell it was talking about. It was a Defected Weekend in that I got a lot of new albums from the Defected...

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Service me!

Good customer service: 1-800-Flowers. Well, good customer service, bad actual service. In November I used them to send flowers for my mother’s birthday. As usual I was late and had to send it Overnight/Sat. delivery. Also as usual, it’s a...