Musings

The life lessons from working in customer service

I have spent 1.5 years of my 23 years long life working in customer service. Might not seem like much, but that's more than half of my working life. In that time, I've worked as a shop assistant, a shampoo technician (the most insane job title I'll probably ever have), receptionist, and waitress. I will… Continue reading The life lessons from working in customer service

Smart Spender

Why I would tip a shampooist over a hairdresser

Disclaimer: Everything in this post is based on my own experiences of working in a high end hair salon. They might not be representative of the whole industry.Β  Tipping can be a controversial subject. Although in the US it is a definite part of the culture, with everyone tipping everywhere, we in Europe are still… Continue reading Why I would tip a shampooist over a hairdresser