Search SEARCH

Do you have to be on the crazy side to work customer service? Or does that job make you crazy?

I can't see how people stay in these jobs. I think they must be crazy. Or maybe working that job can turn people crazy. Crazy customer service associates. It makes sense. The workers that went postal did customer service. Do you or someone you know work in customer service? Are you/ they normal or did you/ they used to be before that career? What do you think?

Asked By: Mr. Addams ™² - 9/6/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Good question! I have/do work in customer service...I think the job has driven me crazier. The problem is, the customer is NOT always right. They just think they are, and THAT drives me crazy! Some people think they can walk all over us, the people who turn their burgers or who ring up their sweaters at the store...... More
Answered By: waterLILY - 9/6/2010
Additional Answers (3)
I think people start out normal but working customer service jobs makes them nuts. People are selfish and demanding and difficult to please, which makes customer service jobs miserable. You have someone yelling at you when you did what you were supposed to, and you have to hold your tongue, smile, bury your own... More
Answered By: angeloneus - 9/6/2010
 
It all depends on how you handle it and how you look at it. Don't take it seriously when someone gets angry. They are frustrated or had a bad day. Stay calm, friendly and act concerned and never forget to smile. It always worked for me because I really enjoy people.
Answered By: Laurie - 9/6/2010
 
...its a low paying job for "lower tiered" workers. That may sound rough on the edges, but I can't think of any other way to get my point across to you. Keep looking to find a better job.
Answered By: Bert Weidemeier - 9/6/2010
 
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.Quick-com
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
www.JobDiagnosis.com
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
www.HiringLocally.com
Get Your Degree Online Sooner than You Think. Financial Aid Options
Degree-Accredited.com/Degree

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...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
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...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
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...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

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.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
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 Article Rating
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.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-215
eTrustLogo