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Old 10-11-2012, 02:34 PM
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One of the quickest ways to lose a customer is to not leave things as you found them.....that's one of the first things new people to business should learn.That, and politeness, goes a long way.
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Old 10-11-2012, 03:53 PM
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In response to an above post about letting someone go in a professional manner; i just haven't been able to do that yet The last one (dropee) got me so steamed, i sent him a text, then blocked him, heh heh. I know that's totally unprofessional. He sort of came at me unprofessionally first by texting "cut that **** short bro".
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Old 10-11-2012, 04:05 PM
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Did not read all the advice, but I have contracts that say I am in now way responsible for anything that goes wrong with animals in the back yard. So to say the least I have very few lawns with back yard pets. 2nd, I would of probably put the 2 cords on like it was before. Good luck
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Old 10-11-2012, 04:10 PM
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Yea Im serious, we arnt there to play around with gate locks. The owner of the gate should be the one investing in a good lock and having it installed. If they were my dogs I would certainly be buying a good gate lock, how ever much it costs. Bungee cords are not made for securing gates! geese if she wants to have pets and someone to cut her lawn she should be the one to make the improvements.
This is true, so I have made it attempt to be a property manager. I will note an issue and give the customer a bid on something I see. 50% of the time it gets fixed by me. This is usually good to great money. This also give you a good record of the issue.
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Old 10-11-2012, 08:51 PM
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Ever notice how most of your "problem" customers are dog owners? And the problems are usually pet related.
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