Mystery Shopper 007

Written by Jon Castle

Mystery Shopper 007 Living a Double Life as a Mystery Shopper By: Jon Castle

As a mystery shopper you are kind of like a spy. Just as James Bond gets briefed on his next top-secret assignment at some high-tech cave complex beneath a tropical island, yourepparttar mystery shopper are briefed in advance overrepparttar 135461 telephone or emailed at your own secret location—your home. While James Bond gets shot at, you get free mugs of beer placed in your hand, steak put on your plate, and you have to deal with several more hazards that come withrepparttar 135462 job--like dodging golf balls while teeing off on an 18-hole golf course. That’s because your job as a mystery shopper is to shop. That’srepparttar 135463 best part about being a mystery shopper--companies will pay you to buy their products and services. Imagine getting a back massage as part of your job. Sounds like tough work doesn’t it?

Attentive companies are hiring mystery shoppers to get an impartial consumer evaluation onrepparttar 135464 quality of their customer service. Customer service is arguablyrepparttar 135465 most important factor contributing to a company’s continued success. Every business has customers and if these customers aren’t satisfied they can easily take their money somewhere else. There are several ways a company can screw up when it comes to customer service. A mystery shopper can inform a company about current business practices that might need adjustment or about employees whose attitudes need an even bigger adjustment. Companies use this feedback to improverepparttar 135466 overall customer experience.

If you would like to mystery shop you have to be prepared to write a small evaluation report or complete a survey that gradesrepparttar 135467 level of customer service you received from your client companies. In regards to that, you better have a decent memory and pay good attention to detail. You’re probably not going to be allowed onrepparttar 135468 job with a laptop or a giant note pad and pencil. You will have to leave your, “I’m a Paid Mystery Shopper” t-shirt at home as well. Remember, as a mystery shopper, you are going in undercover.

Tips to Manage Your Online Business During Vacation time

Written by Lakshmi Menon

Are you planning to go on a vacation leaving your Internet business?

Are you wondering how to manage your online home business in your absence?

If you haverepparttar facility of an internet access in your vacation place, and your business is fully automated, you will be able to manage. If not,repparttar 135428 following tips may be of help to you and you can enjoy your vacation without worries.

1. When you plan your vacation think aboutrepparttar 135429 vital points of your business and write them down in a paper, such as what all points needed attention. Usuallyrepparttar 135430 main points which require attention are handling your customers, replying to their queries and helping them to solve their problems etc. Then comesrepparttar 135431 ad campaign, trackingrepparttar 135432 ad, regular surfing for getting traffic etc.

2. Identify a person who is trust worthy and computer literate. He should be ready to help you withrepparttar 135433 minimum efforts. You can't expect someone to take full charge of your business in your absence. It will be an additional bonus if he/she knows something about your online business. This person can be either your spouse or any family member, or an online friend.

3. Give proper instructions to your friend who will be managing your online business for you. This should includerepparttar 135434 routine questions expected from your customers and your routine replies, so that he/she can answer your clients appropriately. An autoresponder will dorepparttar 135435 work for you. But in some cases, a human reply will be indeed very helpful.

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