I run consistently, piling up nearly 50 miles in a week when I'm marathon trailing. Because I roll my right foot when I run, I need a specific type of shoe to keep from injuring myself. As most runners, I'm very loyal to my shoe. I've found … [Read more...] about Would You Bust Your Budget to Save Money Later?
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My son is extremely difficult when it comes to finding clothes that he likes. I can't even put a number on the pairs of jeans he approved just to complete shopping trip, never to be worn again. Trying to buy anything for him without having him along … [Read more...] about What Would You Do? The Disliked Christmas Gift
I had an experience last week that I want to share and have you give me your thoughts. I was surprised at what happened, but I was even more surprised to watch my wife, whoâ€™s always looking to get the best price on everything, willingly … [Read more...] about What Would You Do? The Increasing Hotel Room Rate Edition
I pulled into the parking spot and jogged to the front door of my favorite chicken wing restaurant to pick up a to go order. The cashier smiled, made friendly small talk and took my order from the window. She then swiped my debit card and laid the … [Read more...] about What Is The Correct Tipping Etiquette For Take Out?
I recently wrote a post diving into the question, â€œIs the customer always right?â€ Many of the comments revolved around how businesses will generally do what it takes (within reason) to make the customer happy with hopes of gaining returning … [Read more...] about My New Grill, and Why Is Customer Service So Hard?
â€œThe customer is always right,â€ the saying goes. But is that always true? Consider the following two scenarios, both of which I witnessed while on vacation last week: A customer ordered an appetizer of crab dip which came with a side of large … [Read more...] about What Would You Do: Is the Customer Always Right?