Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: why it pays to deal with a smart boss

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    new york city burbs

    why it pays to deal with a smart boss

    Im headed down south Thursday, and yesterday in the afternoon I decided I wanted to print Tee shirts for my family reunion.
    I realized finding a place that would do a small order like this in one day is probably out of the question.
    I stumbled into the last place Id try yesterday afternoon, and was told the boss is out, hell be back in an hour, you can ask him.(the workers sort of made it known its highly doubtful)
    I shot over and got a haircut, came back, and the boss was a cool guy, told him my deal, Im stupid I waited till the last minute, he said, no problem, Ill squeeze you in and gave me the price.
    Did not deal with any bosses in the other 2 places I tried, but this smart boss was not giving up a job no matter how small.
    My kind of businessman.(and he looked extremely busy, tons of cartons of tees and workers banging out sweatshirts and teeshirts)
    Human Test Dummy

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Kansas City, Missouri
    Never hurts to ask the one in charge.

    To a small child, the perfect granddad is unafraid of big dogs and fierce storms but absolutely terrified of the word “boo.” – Robert Brault

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    Yep, those are the guys who get the repeat business, too.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Delton, Michigan
    yup used that logic the other day when i got that particle board cab repair,, looked at a bathroom repair and realized it wasnt what i wanted but i came out of the deal with a little work just the same
    If in Doubt, Build it Stout!
    One hand washes the other!
    Don't put off today till tomorrow!

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    GTA Ontario Canada

    Re: why it pays to deal with a smart boss

    My kind of businessman.:thumbup:

    Sent from my MB860 using Tapatalk 2

Similar Threads

  1. it pays to ask
    By Frank Fusco in forum Off Topic Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-24-2014, 06:42 PM
  2. One for the other boss
    By Jim Burr in forum Lathe Project Showcase
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 08-01-2013, 03:22 AM
  3. shooting your boss with an AK47
    By Rich Soby in forum Off Topic Discussion
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-05-2011, 11:20 AM
  4. Router Boss
    By Dave Richards in forum New Tools
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 02-15-2009, 05:23 PM
    By Bruce Shiverdecker in forum Turning Tool Questions and Show & Tell
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 01-06-2007, 09:00 PM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts