People Share the Weirdest Questions Customers Have Asked Them

One of the worst customer interactions I’ve ever had was when I worked at a Chinese food place. A guy placing his order told me that his pregnant wife was allergic to sesame, and if she had any of it, she’d break out in hives. He also mentioned that this was her favorite restaurant. I …
Seguir leyendo People Share the Weirdest Questions Customers Have Asked Them

Pile Up of Untipped DoorDash Orders Ignites Debate About Service Charges

It’s a painful fact that the U.S. service industry runs on tips. Whether we’re eating out or ordering in, we have to expect that we will be topping up the bill so that the people who serve us can afford to eat, too.  However, not everybody subscribes to this philosophy — especially when it comes …
Seguir leyendo Pile Up of Untipped DoorDash Orders Ignites Debate About Service Charges

Exhausted Cashier Speaks Out Against Elderly Customers for Trauma Dumping on Workers

Anyone who has worked with the general public for minimum wage can tell you that it’s traumatizing. What not everybody will clarify, though, is that sometimes this suffering comes from the trauma of the customer, as well as your own. As a random stranger paid to perform a service for others, you tend to come …
Seguir leyendo Exhausted Cashier Speaks Out Against Elderly Customers for Trauma Dumping on Workers

Demanding Customer Sparks Debate by Ordering «Spreadsheet» of Subs at Publix

When it comes to fast food, the clue is in the name. Part of the reason most of us love it is because it’s meant to be convenient, served up to us when we don’t have the time or the patience to cook, or find a fancier option.  Sadly, though, speed doesn’t always end up …
Seguir leyendo Demanding Customer Sparks Debate by Ordering «Spreadsheet» of Subs at Publix

People Share The Weirdest Questions Customers Have Ever Asked Them

One of the worst customer interactions I’ve ever had was when I worked at a Chinese food place. A guy placing his order told me that his pregnant wife was allergic to sesame, and if she had any of it, she’d break out in hives. He also mentioned that this was her favorite restaurant. I …
Seguir leyendo People Share The Weirdest Questions Customers Have Ever Asked Them

Karen Demands That Cashier Override Sale So She Can Use Coupon, Ends Up Paying More

Sometimes it seems like Karens are so determined to ruin some poor cashier’s day that they’re willing to ruin their own in the process. When an especially unreasonable Karen stormed into u/Available-Capital476‘s workplace demanding that they override the 30%-off sale price on an item so that she could use her 20%-off coupon, OP maliciously complied. …
Seguir leyendo Karen Demands That Cashier Override Sale So She Can Use Coupon, Ends Up Paying More

Drive Thru Worker Humorously Lists the Worst Types of Customers to Deal With

Rude and annoying people are a long term epidemic in every kind of customer facing job, but food service has to be one of the sectors that get the hardest time dealing with them. Those who are hangry and/or caffeine deprived on top of having a dismissive attitude to those who are there to solve …
Seguir leyendo Drive Thru Worker Humorously Lists the Worst Types of Customers to Deal With

Secret Shoppers & Retail Workers Reveal the Infuriating Truth About Covert Employee Evaluations

If retail work wasn’t hellish enough, it turns out that even providing good customer service can get you reprimanded by the bosses. One troubled redditor recently shared their experience working as a mystery shopper to r/antiwork, which spurred a lively thread of many other stories from former mystery shoppers and retail workers. The thread reveals …
Seguir leyendo Secret Shoppers & Retail Workers Reveal the Infuriating Truth About Covert Employee Evaluations

Satisfying Times Entitled Jerks Were Taxed for Their Rudeness

There’s no shortage of people who strut around like the whole universe revolves around them, and those people are mad annoying (especially if you work in the service industry). But it can be pretty hilarious when someone is entitled to their own detriment, or when choosing beggars get taxed extra for their rudeness. For example, …
Seguir leyendo Satisfying Times Entitled Jerks Were Taxed for Their Rudeness

Exhausted Cashier Rails Against Elderly Customers for Trauma Dumping on Workers

Anyone who has worked with the general public for minimum wage can tell you that it’s traumatizing. What not everybody will clarify, though, is that sometimes this suffering comes from the trauma of the customer, as well as your own. As a random stranger paid to perform a service for others, you tend to come …
Seguir leyendo Exhausted Cashier Rails Against Elderly Customers for Trauma Dumping on Workers