Should you lie in your marketing?

first_img 2SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr Recently customer service expert Shep Hyken posted a blog sharing his experience about “lies” at a restaurant. “A lie will come back to you in only negative ways. Being labeled a liar is not what you want to be known for. You won’t find people saying he or she is a good person and a wonderful liar” Hyken says in his blog. All true. He also share’s six reasons you shouldn’t lie to your customers:It’s embarrassing.You lose credibility and trust with the customer.It can give you a bad reputation as an individual.It can reflect poorly on your company’s reputation.Unless you own the company, it could cost you your job.And finally, the customer may leave and never come back. continue reading »last_img read more

Elks come through at Provincials

first_imgThe Fort St. John Elks made the most of home ice, as they hosted the provincial long-track speed skating championships over the weekend.Fort St. John skaters took home a bounty of medals, and posted a flurry of personal-bests.Below is a list of notable finishes by Fort St. John skaters competing at the provincial level.  For a complete list of skaters and winners at all levels, see the attachments below.- Advertisement -Jr. Women:Desiree Mitchell – 3rdMasters Women:Advertisement Jordan Luck – 1stMasters Men:Rick Lee – 3rdMid Male:Ben Maxfield – 2ndAdvertisement Sandra Sulmya – 1stJunior Men:Mitch Kupchanko – 3rdSenior Men:Advertisementcenter_img Juvenile Female:Jamie Lee – 2ndJunior Male:Kayne Dressler – 3rdlast_img


first_imgTODAY sees the last ever edition of the newspaper Donegal On Sunday.Johnston Press, the Scottish-based owners of the title, have closed the paper as part of a cost-cutting plan.Three long-serving members of staff are leaving the compnay as part of the shake-up. Donegal On Sunday was launched in March 2004 at the height of the Celtic Tiger and the boom in newspaper publishing and advertising.But sales of the paper had declined to around 3,000 copies in recent months and advertising revenues in newspapers have slid by more than 70%.Johnston Press says it will commit existing staff to its Tuesday and Thursday titles.   LAST PRINT-RUN FOR DONEGAL ON SUNDAY NEWSPAPER was last modified: July 22nd, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more