So, I'm still trying to figure out which direction to go with this thing. Initially, I was going to gear it toward my experiences in retail but, really, I encounter assholes everywhere. For instance, I was at a concert this summer and the woman next to me was holding up a tablet and taking video … Continue reading People… yuck.
One of my coworkers and I were discussing Empire Records this morning, hence the title, and it got me thinking about all of the customer complaints I've had to deal with as, both, a customer service representative and a manager. Don't get me wrong, there are some legit complaints. But 9 times out of 10 … Continue reading Have I fired anyone today? No. Why would I start with you?
The Viper Chronicles. What the hell is that? Have you ever worked in a job that sucked out your soul and turned you into a person that you definitely didn't want to be but you didn't even realize it was happening? If you have, it was probably in retail. Customer service jobs are the WORST. … Continue reading What’s with the name?
I have no idea what I'm doing but here goes! My first blog post, ahhhhhh! Well, why am I doing this? Because I love writing. I'm 35 years old and I'm tired of just existing. I want to do things that are going to make me happy and writing makes me happy. I, actually, went … Continue reading Well, this is terrifying!