Category Archives: customer service

National Health service – UK vs GERMANY

You feel ill and consider that a visit to the doctor would be advised. Obviously you want to be as stress and worry-free on this matter ASAP. Here is what happens in 2 different European countries. NB: You pay NI … Continue reading

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NATIONAL OR “NOTIONAL” HEALTH SERVICE OR DO THEY JUST NEED A SHOT IN THE ARM?

In August I travelled over to Nigeria on a recce and, at short notice, managed to make an appointment to see a nurse at the London Travel centre in Waterloo area. This was in order to get a Yellow Fever … Continue reading

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Visitor Views on Valencia – lalalala,lalalala, lalalala, la la

There appears to be a passion here for skating in all forms it seems judging by the number of shops selling roller-blades, skates, scooters, etc. And there are a large amount of places set up for this energetic and healthy … Continue reading

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Spanish transport systems

Having recently travelled around in Spain I must say I was TOTALLY impressed by the fact that every town I visited seemed to have a super-efficient form of public transport and offers you savings with a local card. This is … Continue reading

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Surreal Happenings in Alicante

#1 I had checked into my Airbnb at 5.30 pm and had been met at the top of the stairs to the second floor by a charming man (Joachim) who took me into the apartment and showed me around. The … Continue reading

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Caulkheads or Blockheads?

It invariably happens in threes! Continue reading

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Customers Service and Bankers – a Match NOT made in Heaven

Are banks never happy to get your money? Judging by the sourpuss face on the local branch manager in Colva ICICI bank it would seem not today. I went into my local branch of ICICI last Saturday with a $100 … Continue reading

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Customer Service can make you smile warmly and give an orange glow..

I recently came back from Indonesia after spending two weeks training there and I was absolutely delighted to receive a letter from the hotel thanking me for choosing to stay with them. Although it was actually the company that had … Continue reading

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A quick question regarding what customer service is all about.

The scenario: (recently happened to me) I am in a fast food burger joint and order a meal to eat in. Having paid  for it, the girl at the desk then gives me the drink and the burger on a tray. … Continue reading

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Laundry service?…….I don’t think so!

Will it all come out in the wash? So following on from the previous blogpost theme of listening skills and customer service  I go to get my laundry today. The girl in the laundry has her ears plugged into her … Continue reading

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