Last week I made a visit to my neighborhood mobile phone carrier’s retail store and noticed a ‘No Solicitors’ sign in the window. This gave me pause before entering. I thought – “I’m a Solicitor, what’s wrong with me. Why don’t they want me to come in?”
I peered through the glass like a school boy at a peep show, wondering what is going on inside that I was forbidden to see. Others inside the store began to look at me and I finally mustered up the guts to pull the door open and walk in.
I stopped as everyone looked at me and said, “I saw the No Solicitors sign. I’m a salesman. I sell for a living. What do you folks do behind the counter? Are you salespeople? Can I come in?” [Read more…]