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Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. It's not as easy as it looks. Running a business is full of drama. Customers, employees, money, family, time. You name it, it's a problem. Share with us your drama and how you handled it.

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Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life.

It's not as easy as it looks. Running a business is full of drama. Customers, employees, money, family, time. You name it, it's a problem. Share with us your drama and how you handled it.
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Question Today's callbacks

Each afternoon when I get home I check my magic jack and return the calls.

I got two this afternoon.

The first was from a lady that I worked for one time last year. I had sent her a letter explaining my new and continuing services that I offer along with the pertinent prices for her property.

I called her back and it turns out that she just called to ask me if I could suggest someone for a service that I don't provide. I tell her who I'd use if it were me.

"Are you interested in my services?"

"No. Thanks. Bye."

The next was a nice fellow from Texas. When I returned his call he wanted to know of the services I provide so I rattle them off and he sounds very pleased. I think it's strange that he's calling from Texas so I ask where the property to be serviced is located.

"King of Prussia." That's a little over 300 miles from my area. He was very nice though and we had a good laugh. My site seems to rank well in the search engines. Yay!

The second was just a misunderstanding, the first was just a bit off kilter.

I'm going to call the Chinese restaurant and ask them where can I get a good Ravioli and Marinara.
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Very interesting! You never know when the first one will need your services again.

Why do you think there was a misunderstanding with the 2nd one?
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