Peoples Advertiser Magazine - Issue V-5820

 

Peoples Advertiser Magazine COVER Page
FULL PAGE ADVERTISERS
How YOU Can Advertise
In This Magazine




The Phone From Hell

Last April, our office secretary retired after thirty-seven years on the job. I had been around as department manager for the last fifteen of them, and I knew we were going to have an impossible time replacing her. She was unbelievable, to say the least. My impression of her was that God himself would have been jealous of her organizational skills. She had slowed down a bit as we all do after so many years in the same position, but she knew the ins and outs of our office so well that she was able to make her very complicated job seem effortless. One could easily see, however, that she was unable to handle all the calls coming in. It seemed to take a great toll on her, especially as of late. I think that might have been a primary reason why she decided to retire, as she herself had said that with little else she enjoyed, she wanted to work as long as she was able.

We threw her a great retirement party, which will be remembered as the one that everybody attended, including several who had retired before her. The fact that we all appreciated her so much was not only a testament to her work ethic, but also to her wonderful personality.

We didn't have the luxury of finding someone in time for her to train them before she left as her retirement was relatively unexpected. We interviewed several applicants but found no one who was proficient enough to take her place. Then, finally, we came across an applicant who had the skill sets and experience we were looking for. On her first day, she was only at the desk for a few minutes before I got a knock on my office door. She had come to tell me that the phone at her desk was simply unacceptable and that we would have to replace it for her to continue with us. Needless to say, I was a little put off by this. Still, knowing what an impossible time we had in finding her, I agreed to replace it. I told her I would have someone in purchasing look into it right away, but she had other plans. Not only did she know what type of equipment we were using, she told me exactly which phone would work with our existing system and meet her needs. I don't know if I was more impressed or dumbfounded. I made a phone call to purchasing and the new phone was on it's way.

A few days later, the phone arrived. When our receiving department brought it up, she waved them over and switched out the phone immediately, as though she instinctively sensed what was in the box. This phone was a monstrosity. It sat on her desk like an eagle, perched and eyeing for prey. We quickly dubbed this new apparatus as the "phone from hell" and sort of scoffed at its presence.

I noticed that she was having the same difficulty answering all the calls that our former secretary had, but I assumed this would improve. It did improve, the minute she had the new phone. To watch this person work was almost like watching an artist at work. She was able to answer calls and transfer them out as fast as they could ever come in. Instead of the usual, "you have another call" we were used to, we were now told who it was and which line they were holding on. It was as though she and the phone were one, and I certainly wasn't the only one to notice. Wait time for our clients went from several minutes to nonexistent overnight.

Needless to say, I feel foolish for ever doubting her when she asked for the new equipment. I now see a true professional that knew right away what I never could or would have. Our office runs as smoothly as it ever has, and we have her and her knowledge to thank for it. We still call it "the phone from hell", but there is a healthy amount of respect from all of us for what it can do in the hands of someone who knows how to use it.




 

Peoples Advertiser Magazine
FULL PAGE ADVERTISERS

._0-WANT_TO_PURCHASE_ MINERALS_&_OTHER_OIL_&_GAS _INTERESTS.pdf
0-D-WOOD.pdf
0-J-FANCY.pdf
0-WANT_TO_PURCHASE_ MINERALS_&_OTHER_OIL_&_GAS _INTERESTS.pdf
00-AARON-BRYANY.pdf
00-Brite-Star.pdf
00-Brite-Star2.pdf
00-DEL-PILAR.pdf
00-E-Bynum.pdf
00-H-Clay.pdf
00-J-HURLEY.pdf
00-J-SMITH.pdf
00-Monique's Mail.pdf
00-R-Peterson.pdf
00-Wrightsco-com.pdf
00-d-nicholls.pdf
00-eMclvor.pdf
00-h-clay.pdf
00-j-orlando.pdf
00-j-skuse.pdf
00-jj-jones.pdf
00-l-domerson.pdf
00-l-gaines.pdf
00-m-bugarini.pdf
00-r-vandergrift.pdf
00-s-frescas.pdf
01-D-Foley.pdf
01-JCPatton.pdf
01-Slaton-Eison.pdf
1-WANT_TO_PURCHASE_MINERALS_&_OTHER_OIL_&_GAS_INTERESTS.pdf
88-BD-JOHNSON.pdf
88-D-Baker.pdf
88-J-SMITH.pdf
88-d-nicholls.pdf
88-h-clay.pdf
88-j-orlando.pdf
88-l-domerson.pdf
88-l-gaines.pdf
88-m-bugarini.pdf
88-s-frescas.pdf
99-A-Moore.pdf
99-E-Bynum.pdf
99-H-Clay.pdf
99-JC-Patton-Mail-Lists.pdf
99-Monique's Mail.pdf
99-R-Peterson.pdf
99-c-vandergrift.pdf
99-j-skuse.pdf
99-r-vandergrift.pdf
99-wrights.pdf
999-BROKER-BRITE-STAR-ENTERPRISES.pdf
999-Brite-Star.pdf
A-Moore.pdf
BD-JOHNSON.pdf
FRED-HINSTON.pdf
MAKE-MONEY.pdf
WANT_TO_PURCHASE_MINERALS_AND_OTHER_OIL_&_GAS_INTERESTS.pdf
Your-2018-ADSHEET-DIRECTORY1.pdf
c-vandergrift.pdf
sam-scruggs-21.pdf

 

WANT TO PURCHASE
MINERALS AND OTHER
OIL/GAS INTERESTS.

Send details to:
P.O. Box 13557
Denver, CO 80201


Current Issue of 09/16/2019

WRIGHT'S HOT HOME PAGE!
www.chucksplace.biz/190w

We Help Others.
208 Ways To Save Money On
Food, Gas, Heating Bills, Taxes.
Only $5.00 Cash Or US Money Order.
WRIGHT"S
P.O. Box 1886
Horsham, PA 19044
215-833-9905
http://wrightsco.com

192


YOU WILL BE THE TALK OF THE TOWN...

When You Make $$ With All The
Money-Making Offers
I'll Send In A
6x9 Envelope!
Only $3 Cash Or Stamps To:
K.R. MARKETING
398 SCOTT CT.
TWIN FALLS, ID 83301

17


OWN YOUR OWN
'INFORMATION LIBRARY'!
Be the Prime Source & Keep All The Money!!

Be the Publisher of 14 professional,
quality booklets.
Learn, then resell for Big Profits!
Your own information selling business for
under $40.
Send stamp today for
FREE information to:
Earl Nott, Jr.
8 Fifth Ave.
Newburgh, NY 12550

33


THRU 2016 - CRAFT SALE

Dozen pretty + unique X-mas Ornaments $8.Twin Size X-mas Afghan $35. Crochet Wall Plaques $7.Set of 2.

LILAC & LAVENDER
146 R.L. WHITEHEAD ROAD
SEYMOUR, TN 37865

117



GET 1 MILLION PEOPLE
To Send You $50 CASH In Twelve Months Or Less

New Automated Cash-System. Send 1 FC Stamp for DETAILS.
Alfonza Warren, Jr.
426 Crestwood Dr.
Summerville, SC 29483-4435

132


NURSING CAREER

INFORMATION. Should I go into Nursing? Would it make a great career? Send 4 First Class Stamps. Receive Reports on Nursing, Saving on Orlando Vacation and Building Your Credit.
HAROLD BOSI #RA
PO BOX 35-188
ELMWOOD PARK, IL 60707

67


FREE Goldmine Opportunities Directory CD

100's of the latest money making programs listed +100'S of business eBooks included! Reg. $25 price, yours FREE, just send $5 for S&H to:
Harold Bosi
P.O.BOX 35-188
ELMWOOD PARK, IL.60707

68


23 FAST FOOD RESTAURANT CARD

Comes With 100% No Expiration Date. Burger King, Denny's, Taco Bell, Popeye's, Wendy's, Boston Market, KFC, Pizza Hut, and more. Only $10.00 or 2 for $15.00. Buy 3 Get one FREE! Send Cash or Money Orders to:
BRUCE MCFAYDEN SALES
670 MADISON AVE.
DAYTONA BEACH, FL 32114

97


FREE UNLIMITED PHONE CALLING SERVICES!

No Monthly Phone Bills, No Annoying Contracts. Must Have WiFi Connection. Send Cash Or Money Order Of $10.00, Plus A Self-Addressed, Stamped Envelope To: Joseph Jacob Garner, 1349 W. 135th. ST.Sp #10, Gardena, CA 90247
90


14 BEER RECIPES

Ingredients - Directions
Only $10.00 Cash or Money Order. Three more Beer Recipes Free.
WRIGHT'S CO.
P.O. BOX 1886
HORSHAM PA 19044
http://wrightsco.com

109


Free Money

You never have to pay back! Receive $2,500 every 30 to 45 days. You make a pledge to send a $100 Gift (one-time) to only one person.
Money-Making-Pages.com /moneypage471.pdf

163


NEW 20/80/100

Only $20.00 To Join.
80%Payout In Cash.
100% Guaranteed!
Plus "Permanent Pay".
We Pay $2.00 Per Level.
8 Levels Deep.
Our Insider's Report Puts You In Position To Earn Thousands.
FREE DETAILS!
SASE To:
BARBARA JACKSON
1259 EAST 58th. STREET
LOS ANGELES, CA 90011-4825
IS THE BEST PROGRAM EVER CREATED!

6


DISCOUNT STORE

Receive Discounts On Millions Of Health Products. Name Brand Items And Medicine 24/7 Delivered To Your Door. Check Us Out Now!
www.myedgeco.com/myhealth/ls26

179




77


YOU CAN EASILY RECEIVE A SECRET...
$20,000.00 GIFT!

That You Are Not Required to Ever Pay Back!
www.Top-Video-Ads.com/video41

134



78


SHORE TO SHORE MAGAZINE

New Ad Rates:
1" CR $7.00****2" CR $10.00
3x6" CR $15.00****4x5" CR $20.00
3x8" CR $22.00****5x7" CR $35.00
8x11" One Side****$50.00
8X11" Two Sides****$80.00
All Ads Must Be Camera Ready
Ad Deadline-25th of each month
CHA Services
P.O. Box 1980
Rogue River, OR 97537
Website: http://www.ChaService.com
eMail: colleen@chaservice.com

60


MAIL KING PLAN
FREE NAMES, STAMP & MONEY


136


SALES PERSONNEL

To Call On Spas, Beauty Salons,
Beauty Supply Stores, Boutiques,
Health Clubs, Etc.
To Introduce And Sell
WILD ROSE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS.
40% Commission On Every Case Sold.
Send Info To:
Sales
PO Box 303
Randallstown, MD 21133

12


$25,000 UNSECURED,

Bad Credit Personal Loan* Since 1998,
Guaranteed Approval
Call Us Now 855-484-0500

182


CREATE A MASSIVE CASH FLOW EXPLOSION!

Highly Lucurative Business Model. Market The World's Greatest Nutrition. Protect Your Health And Build True Financial Wealth. Upgrade Your Lifestyle.
Call 618-306-1019

177


OPPORTUNITY TO CUT MTG PAYMENTS
IN HALF

www.themtgmanager.org/ Aff8203LeRoyTaggart
www.themtgmanager.biz/ 8203LeroyTaggart
LSASE To:
LEROY TAGGART
233-01 MENTONE AVE.
LAURELTON QUEENS, NY 14422

19


GREAT REPORTS!!

How to Begin a Successful Co-Op Mailing Service,Secrets of Becoming a Good Salesperson, Organize Your time to Manage a Home-Based Business-
All three excellent reports to get you started in a successful business venture.
Send $10.00 to:
WHITE SWAN
PO BOX 303
RANDALLSTOWN, MD 21133

94



186




    


images_article



images_horiz_220x90



images_horiz_468x60



images_horiz_728x90



ad_images_mini



images_square

images_vert


Peoples Advertiser Magazine

Peoples Advertiser Magazine - COPYRIGHT - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED