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Karen Needs Rental Car, Assumes Gift Shop Owner Works At Car Rental Agency

In this case of, "I Don't Work Here Lady", it sounds like "Karen" goes about trying to get a rental car. The biggest issue with Karen's mission to get a rental car, is that the person she finds herself talking to actually works at a gift shop. 

Karen needs a rental car, and proceeds to assume that a gift shop employee works at the agency | Karen needs rental car own gift shop hotel. This hotel has car rental agency 2 doors down. This agency closes at 6pm time is now 7:10. Karen walks my door, not through shes standing corridor and proceeds ask, nicely enough, if knew where car rental angecy is told her 2 doors down but guys left already and they close at 6.
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Hotel Auditor Receives Funniest And Weirdest Spam Call

Working the front desk brings with it all kinds of strange encounters, and weird spam calls. In this case, it sounds like the employee ended up thoroughly enjoying the experience. 

Front desk employee receives a hilarious and weird spam call | r/TalesFromTheFrontDesk JOIN u/CaptainAmero 4d Just received funniest, and weirdest, spam call. Medium So work mid-sized economy hotel decently sized tourist town Central Ontario, Canada full-time auditor, so l'm used weird stuff only comes out at night. Anyway s 3AM just finished running my audit, and get phone call an American number, which immediately sends an alarm off my head, only because thinking 's one our owners calling one
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Ridiculous Orders Waiters Received From Customers

Sometimes customers throw out an order that seems to escape the very definition of logic. It's like the customers just threw a bunch of random foods together, and decided to surprise the waiters with pure nonsense. I mean, hey, everyone has their thing, and sometimes people enjoy a particular food combination like ice cream and ketchup. Yes, let that settle. Ice cream and ketchup. 

Waiters share the most ridiculous orders that they've received from customers | ezekielragardos 5y worked at as server at ritzy country club on cape cod and this women once brought paint chip and told she wanted her cosmopolitan be exact same color as her pink paint chip
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Guy Asks Hotel For Framed Picture Of Harambe, They Deliver

This dude had a request for the hotel he was staying at in D.C. It was a very, very important request not to be taken lightly. Yes, this dude wanted a framed picture of Harambe. To make matters even more spectacular, the hotel was cool with the guy keeping the framed picture. 

Guy asks the hotel to provide him a framed picture of Harambe | are looking forward arrival at InterContinental Washington D.C Wharf tomorrow! Kindly let us know if need anything prior arrival. 3:49 PM If 's possible could please have framed photograph Harambe placed by my bedside?
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Retail Workers' Best Methods For Passing Time

People that have worked retail are sharing their most beloved methods for passing the time. Things like not checking the time as frequently have been known to help people feel like it's passing faster. Could try that, or maybe striking up conversation with people that are coming in as customers. 

Retail workers describe their best methods for passing the time while at work | reddit posted by Bo-Po-Mo-Fo worked retail used go out and sloooowwwwly gather carts.
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Tech Support Employee Takes High End Petty Revenge

This tech support employee decided to implement the element of surprise when dealing with an exasperating customer. We would've loved to have seen the customer's face when the guy exclaimed, "MICE!" in his best stage voice. 

Tech support employee takes a high end petty revenge | r/pettyrevenge u/bradley547 18d High end revenge late 80's working tech support at cash register company well known resort area. So well familiar with etiquette on site servicing higher end establishments. One day got service ticket probably highest high end resort area. If aren't One Percent aren't getting !
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Angry Customer Thinks Cabinets are Blue, Employee Peels off Covering

Customers try to return things for some real stupid reasons, like this lady who thought she'd get to keep two washers. This guy thought he was being justifiably upset when he was sold blue cabinet doors covered in logos. Nice going, man. For another dumb client interaction, here's a customer who didn't know what a broken arm meant.

Dumb guy returning cabinet doors thinks the plastic covering is the door itself | r/TalesFromRetail Posted by u/esotericality 27 days ago My cabinet doors have COMPANY NAME written all over them Short This happened worked at well-known furniture store few years ago see livid customer coming up Returns counter. He's got bunch cabinet doors with him and greeted by my colleague.
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Luxury Car Dealership Wants To Treat Customer Like Dirt, Ends Up Washing Car

This luxury car dealership decided to treat a customer like dirt. In the long run, thanks to a nice pro revenge, they end up being the ones to have to clean the car. Just picturing the dad's face while the car dealership washed the car, is enough to put a smile on our faces. 

Luxury car dealership wants to treat customer poorly, but they end up washing the car | Luxury car Dealership wants treat customer like dirt, ends up washing his car instead This isn't my story happened my ex classmates dad but 's too sweet story not share. His dad is pretty wealthy guy and owns his own construction business. My classmate always showed up fancy clothes and cars. One day, dad walks into car dealership. He interested buying Mercedes G Wagon. He went inside and ignored almost an
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Contractor Breaks Arm, Client Sends Threats Cause Of Late Project

How dare this contractor go and break their arm before checking with the testy client to see how they felt about it. So inconsiderate!

Client sends angry threatening emails to contractor who breaks arm and says they'll turn in project late | Custom unit unfortunately won't be able build Hi unit by 12th Jan have fracture my second favourite arm. There's couple guys do good work can arrange something with if like. Cheers
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Waiters/Waitresses/Baristas Share Their Unexpected Overheards

Waiters, waitresses, and baristas are sharing their unexpected overheards that they've experienced while working on the job. Nothing quite like just trying to muddle through your work day, while you're also playing third party to what could be the ending of a relationship, or some other kind of emotional blowup between a couple people eating a meal. 

Waiters and waitresses describe overheards they had while working, that they felt they shouldn't have heard | reddit posted by jacobr1020 eating at restaurant one day and boyfriend proposed his girlfriend very sweet, not attention-seeking at all, and seemed very genuine. She started crying and said yes. He grinned and said April Fool She PISSED!
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Guy's Nightmare Date Ends In Wholesome Moment With Concierge

This guy found himself in the middle of an emotional rollercoaster of a date. It sounds like the date was emotionally reactive beyond comprehension, and generally resigned to being discontent with whatever the current situation was. The dude clearly had the moment he recognized that things had gone south, and decided to open up to the concierge, who was around and ready to listen. 

Guy's nightmarish date ends in a wholesome heart-to-heart with him and the concierge | r/TalesFromTheFrontDesk evantually421 This chick is fucking nuts man Around 2 AM this couple walk and ask check go through my whole thing and get them checked woman acting little weird and gave off strange vibe but figured just late and she drunk
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Tumblr Thread: The Art Of BS In The Service Industry

This quick Tumblr thread explores the artificial niceties provided by people working in the service industry. Don't let those smiles fool you for being a reflection of the employees' honest mood. People can really flip a switch when it comes to how they treat customers and what they're like outside the confines of the job's rules of conduct. 

Short Tumblr thread about how people can be artificially nice in the service industry | tumblr post punlich One time used my retail voice on coworker and she like Don't use customer voice on know dead inside like rest us s just frightening and weird
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Guy Has Crush On Bartender, Forgets To Pay Tab, She Responds

This guy's initial failure to make good on a tab at the bar, ended up resulting in the very bartender he had a crush on, reaching out to him. Is he doomed or are we witnessing the start of what could end up being a newfound fling? Forgetting to pay your tab isn't exactly the perfect start to making a good impression upon a bartender that you have a crush on.  

guy forgets to pay tab and the bartender he has a crush on texts him | Hey Matt s Gina, really quick just have tell didn't pay bill Lmao l'm drad Dead Sorry thought did
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Pizza Delivery Employee Keeps Failing Same Customer

This pizza delivery employee couldn't seem to catch a break. The poor guy just stumbled from one fail into the next. Fortunately, it sounds like everything ends up working out for him with his especially unlucky customer. Probably best that the two dudes go their own separate ways. 

Pizza delivery employee keeps failing the same customer | r/tifu JOIN 5d u/Kyle TIFU by continuously making customer angry delivering them pizza used deliver pizza actually most fun job have ever had am usually really good with people but
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Owner Levels With Customer Who Complains Over Dollar Taco

When this guy complained over a taco, the owner got realistic with him about what it costs to sell one taco for a dollar and change, especially when you bring credit card charges into it. Sometimes folks have unreasonable demands, and these entitled people need to abandon their nonsense. For a real good one, here's an entitled mom who lashed out when her babysitter got a better job.

Owner explains to customer why his dollar taco wasn't amazing | Chino Tacos REVIEWS OVERVIEW ABOUT 2 months ago Got street taco 1.68 and had 5 piece beef on Horrible service. Not good amount pay. But they give 2 corn tortillas with almost no meat and pile onions and cilantro on asked why so little meat and he wouldn't even acknowledge saying like $1.68 cheap. Will not return doesn't matter building cost chose run an business and short change customers. If can't serve community properly charge
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Ridiculous Customer Demands That Employees Dealt With

Twitter user @isabelzawutan started a viral Twitter thread that inspired many who have worked in the service industry, to share their experiences fielding customers' most ridiculous demands. Some people seem to believe that customer service existing grants them the ability to turn their brains off when entering a store. That is not how it works. 

Twitter users share the most ridiculous customer demands that they've received | SJW Spider-Man support @SjwSpiderman Replying isabelzawtun working at Radio Shack person came and wanted Internet" Not service, not computer, but INTERNET sill have no clue they wanted. Like some orb containing net
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