Sometimes the check really is in the mail. So often we hear promises from companies. We get our hopes up that they’ll keep to a schedule of payments or that when they say something they mean it. I wasn’t always that cynical about my interactions with companies. I used to have faith that most people … Continue reading Customer Service Update
Last year I bought a used SUV. A solid vehicle with low miles and a clear Carfax report. What I didn’t know at the time was how expensive it would be every time it came within spitting distance of the dealer’s service department. Why so expensive you ask? It was a BMW. Known for their … Continue reading Take It to The Dealer, Or Take A Chance?
In part one I discussed the decision to eat healthier and that it is sometimes a leap of faith to try new products. The two products from the Lakanto corporation were both terrible. But that’s how it goes sometimes, you take a risk and you may win or lose. I posted my reviews on the … Continue reading Customer Service Part 2
Testing the claims of 100% money back guarantee. Have you made the decision to eat healthier? My family has and we’re making the slow transition away from unhealthy eating. During this transition it requires a certain amount of experimenting with unknown ‘healthy’ alternative products. It’s a leap of faith sometimes based on the reviews you … Continue reading Customer Service Part 1
Kate Foster was perplexed with her current situation. She sat in a room that was infinite white space, on a chair that didn’t seem to be there at all. She really didn’t understand where she was or how she got here. The last thing she remembered was stepping into the shower. She was trying to … Continue reading Short Story Part One
After my plans of arriving home after a long business trip were thwarted by the first-class passengers not getting their catering, I wrote a letter to United Airlines voicing my displeasure. The only thing I wanted was an answer to this question: “Is it policy to hold up the flight for the convenience of the … Continue reading Unfriendly Skies Part 2
A couple of weeks ago my flight from Boston to Chicago was held up for over 50 minutes. We were on the plane still at the gate for that time. Sitting, waiting, watching the time. Many passengers in the back had connecting flights to make. I had one too. A 45-minute layover in Chicago, then … Continue reading Fly The Unfriendly Skies