It’s time to flip on a few neurons and write up your flippin fragments. Mrs. 4444 has posted about her flippin experiences at school but she always has the time to collect fragments at her blog.
A little serendipity the other day - checking the MMM (3M company) stock and discovering the company ran a “Most Gifted Wrapper” contest.
Would you buy a vacuum cleaner from Lisleman? Unlike the fast talking persistent sales rep at my door the other day, I’m a slow talker. Slow talking didn't help me much when I tried to sell vacuums long ago. I did manage to sell a few.
The fast talker at my door was pushing cable/internet services. He had the make-the-customer/victim-feel-good technique well perfected. At one point seeing the door about to close, he says, “Has anyone told you, you look like George Lucas?”
What an opening? I start to glow in the idea of being famous but then remember why he is standing at my door. “If I had George’s money I could afford your service.” I replied.
Speaking of flipped neurons, I think/wonder is there a chance I could write something people would be willing to buy. What do you think of
Boomer Guide to
Walmart Greeters Conversations
Are you like me and feel a bit of pressure to have something interesting to say to the nice greeters?
Or maybe I should rent my face out as a George Lucas look alike.