Good deed of the day

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Bobitis, Jun 22, 2012.

  1. Bobitis

    Bobitis Guest

    I have a customer that does business with a military base. They were needing some plastic fire sprinkler pipe and fittings. One of the fittings they requested cost 80 bucks each. I gave them an alternate of two fittings to make the one they were looking for.

    Saved 'em 3000 dollars. :)


    Your average conservative.
  2. mjp28

    mjp28 Well-Known Member

    Dec 17, 2011
    anytown, OHIO
    Good. ;)

    At least you don't operate like the government with their $200 hammers.

  3. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

    Jul 10, 2009
  4. 68c15

    68c15 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 22, 2011
    but today was "stupid guy thing" day. you really screwed up. LOL

    I help customers save a ton of money on a regular basis. it feels good and they do remember you for it. unlike when I saved our co. a bunch of money when I was stationed in Ft. Benning and we were cleaning up Homestead after hurricane Andrew. they wanted to replace the transmission on a Case ft. end loader but I fixed it in 2 hours on my own time. not even a thank you from anyone.
  5. mjp28

    mjp28 Well-Known Member

    Dec 17, 2011
    anytown, OHIO
    Well at least YOU know, that does count for something and sometimes there might be someone else that also notices whether they say it or not.

    Your biggest asset is often your reputation. :)
  6. medalguy

    medalguy Member

    Feb 20, 2009
    New Mexico
    Bobitis, thank you for saving OUR money. It's all too easy to just dismiss it and say it's the government's money, but think about where the government gets its money. :D
  7. oneoldsap

    oneoldsap New Member

    Feb 28, 2012
    You did just fine , most good deeds don't go unpunished !
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