How do you stop the sales assistant annoying you at the beauty counter?
Every time I go to a beauty counter, the sales assistants starts pestering me and basically ordering me to buy certain products. How do I ask for what I want without them making me change my mind? Do I just go up and ask for what I want? Lol, it sounds like a silly question but sometimes there can be really annoying sales assistants.
Asked By: Sophie - 1/12/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Sales people have to be pushy - that's how they make their pay, I know I worked at it for 4 weeks....absolutely hated it. 1. I'm not a naturally pushy person and 2. some customers can be so rude where they don't have to be... More
Answered By: LP - 1/12/2009
Additional Answers (9)
in broken english "yes can i geet ______" "sure, and can i get you some of this, it's our new product" "me so sorry, not much english, can i geet _________"
Answered By: guys shouldn't wear pink - 1/12/2009
Tell her, you need some time on your own. Tell her you want to decide for yourself - say it nicely then it wouldn't hurt no-one! Good luck!
Answered By: Rose - 1/12/2009
Tell her you don't have any money.
Answered By: roadhunter - 1/12/2009
Be blunt, but not rude. Say "I know what I'm looking for and I don't really need anything else, thank you". If she keeps hasseling you, ask to speak to the manager. That usually shuts them right up.
Answered By: katrinagibson13 - 1/12/2009
Know what you want and be more confident and assertive.
Answered By: Marco198 - 1/12/2009
Just Be Like Erm No I Just Want This Or Just Point And Pretend U Dont Talk Or Something :)
Answered By: Dani Babez - 1/12/2009
Just buy the product you asked for, that will give them the clue. Its okay if you ask them to recommend you a product, but if you ask them for a certain product like a certain kind of eyeliner, and they try to sell you some face powder and eyelash curlers that you don't want, you don't need to buy them... More
Answered By: sweetie_pie1618 - 1/12/2009
They work on commssions. Tell the Manager you will never buy anything from the store if you continue to be insulted. It happened to Robinson's-May and Mervyn's. Macy's, Nordstom, and other retailers who want to shove products down your throat are old school. Retailer's are out of touch with the needs of the people... More
Answered By: Norma - 1/12/2009
If you know what you want it basically should not be a problem. Go up and tell them you want to purchase a certain product that you need/want. If you need any advice just ask, they're always happy to give advice as long as they know you are buying the product or if there is a chance in buying it. Most who work at... More
Answered By: Hanny - 1/12/2009
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.