The Czar of Common Sense

I don’t know about you, but one of the things that really burns my chaps is when I am on the phone with someone and they ask me for my call back number and while I am giving to them they are talking.  “My number is 800 (uh huh) 555 (uh huh) 1212 (what was the last four?)  Really?  I have an idea, shut up and write the number down and when I am all done read it back to me.  I mean come on its 10 digits you can’t be quiet long enough for me to give you my number?   And even if you wanted to read it back to me as I was giving it to you, don’t say uh huh. That’s very unprofessional… Continue reading