Do you complain when you get bad service?
This week I went in to my local supermarket to get some spinach, when I got to the fresh produce department I noticed that the fresh spinach and broccoli was all – well – dead. It was the perfect example of why I try to buy my veggies from local suppliers. Now I think you all know my relationship with twitter by now, so I of course tweeted it out. To be fair to Morissons they responded straight…
What are your bad manners costing you?
One of my major pet hates is rudeness. I cannot stand rudeness in any form. Which is why I LOVE this story about a cafe in the South of France that is charging extra for customers who forget their manners when ordering coffee.
A coffee” will set you back €7, according to the sign, while “a coffee please” is a little more affordable, at €4.25. (more…)
Tools I recommend: Vonage
When I was offered a trial unit from Vonage, I jumped at the chance. I’m in the thick of it with my Health Coaching Course now which means coaching calls, so I needed something a little more stable than Skype or google+.
It’s not the first time I’ve used Vonageeither, when I ran my PR firm I used it as my main phone line but it was relatively new back then so I was keen to see how times have…
This week I’m going to try the Pomodoro Technique
I’m always looking for ways to become more productive. I’ve already started filling up time that I would normally waste doing mini tasks (for example if I’m waiting for the kettle to boil I’ll wash a few dishes or answer a few emails) so I’m interested in anything that will help me do more in less time.So this week I’m going to give the Pomodoro Technique a whirl.
The main basis of the Pomodoro…