“Snooty sales clerks may boost sales in luxury stores.”
So says a UBC report —“a cold shoulder approach by salespeople selling luxury goods actually motivates some customers to buy”.
Sparing more details, the whole phenomenon, it seems, is all about being in “the club”…
Cheers to nix the arrogant, condescending, egotistical, pompous, hoity toity, la-di da, uppity ways and remember, being branded an outsider, one can always enjoy a club sandwich!…
The week after Vancouver’s renowned Vancouver Sun Run, the city is gearing up this first May weekend for the BMO Vancouver Marathon combined with a health sports & lifestyle expo at our waterfront Convention centre.
Add to that, the gathering of the Pediatric Academic Society for their annual meeting and Vancouver will be buzzing with physicians of expertise in all areas of pediatrics!
Cheers to kids stuff & the youth & vitality in all of us!…
“Just married, now depressed: Chronic marital stress may lead to happiness handicap”
Now isn’t that a happy thought?!–NOT…
As we roll out of April, income tax returns filed for another year, may it be an upbeat happy May!
The best is yet to come!…
Cheers to a merry merry month of May sings tomorrow will be our dancing day!
On the keyboard of life, always keep one finger on the escape key.
A pat on the back is only a few centimeters from a kick in the butt.
Accept that some days you are the pigeon and some days the statue.
And out of the chaos, a voice spoke: “Smile and be happy, for it can always be worse”. And I smiled, and I was happy, and it did get worse.
If everything in life had a point there would be no place to sit down.