“Hello! Welcome to [name of big warehouse store]! Would you like to try our [name of product]?”
I work weekends as Free Sample Girl at one of the big warehouse stores, so you can imagine how many times I say that a day. My job is to sell you whatever product is on my cart, and more often than not, I’m pretty good at it. If you have things in your shopping cart already, I can take a quick glance in and see if I can relate the product I’m sampling to what’s in your cart.
The point is, I can sell food products REALLY well. So why am I telling you this?
The AFC and NFC Championship games were on Sunday. So the store was really slow. Not many people wanted to try my red grapefruit.
It gave me time to think, and I thought to myself, “If the White Sox were a product in this store, how would I sell them? Especially this year.”
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