A high fashion store hired a psychic salesman to work out which customers will buy stuff before they even enter the shop. Bosses encouraged him to rudely provoke those he “knows” are non-buyers to get out. The news broke when a shocked customer wrote to the bosses of Gasp Jeans in Melbourne to ask why staff had been so rude. Boss Matt Chidgey revealed the truth in a letter (forwarded to me by reader Nicola Budinski of Hong Kong). He explained his employee had psychic superpowers: “He knew you were not going to buy anything before you even left your house.”
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