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Outsourced

It appears we can’t manufacture anything in America anymore. All of our dry-goods, as my mother called them (clothing, shoes, linens, artificial cotton/cotton balls), come from foreign countries. 292 more words

Humor

Call Me Lazarus

My ongoing battle with telemarketers continues.

I don’t know why they love to bother me so much. It’s as though I won some sort of lottery where the grand prize is daily harassment instead of a few million dollars. 725 more words

Daily Life

Callblock's new iOS app will block calls from over 2 million telemarketers

A new application, Callblock, coming to the iTunes App Store, claims to block phone calls from over 2 million telemarketers by type, including things like robocallers, debt collectors, political campaigners, scammers, and more. 461 more words

TC

Call Centers

I was woken up at 3am this morning. Not by my alarm. Not by my children or my wife. But by a text message on my cellphone. 697 more words

Entertainment

How to Have Fun With Telemarketers

I work for a very small company. During the season, I’m generally the only one in the office. That means I’m also the receptionist. It’s kind of a pain in the ass, as I need to focus on my work. 567 more words

At My Haus

5 Rookie Mistakes Made by Telemarketers That Need Instant Rectification

Telemarketing is one of the most effective business channels; however, a few mistakes can push a business on the backfoot. While mistakes remain a part of the game, a few of them demand instant rectification to pull the sales numbers in the right lane. 666 more words

Telemarketing List

Don't Call Me: Episode 5

Ah, another telemarketing call.

I guess she didn’t want to make a contribution to the Trump campaign?  That’s all right. I was equally enthused by her offer to give me free dinner to go over some timeshare laws. 6 more words

Don't Call Me