How To Lose A Customer In 5 Ways

How To Lose A Customer In 5 Ways

Hey, did you hear about the 2016 Uber data hack?

Our guess would be probably not.

In fact, nobody heard about it until a year later.

In a blog post.

Fifty seven million users had their information exposed and Uber announced it in a blog post. An entire year later.

They might have, kind of, sort of broken the law in the process. And if they didn’t do that, they definitely tried to cover it up from users and their board of directors.

Are you thinking what we’re thinking?

What the f%^*?!

But let’s be real—this isn’t the first time that Uber has shown itself to be ruthlessly self-interested in protecting its reputation over the wellbeing of… LITERALLY ANYTHING ELSE.

Want to know how to lose a customer in 5 ways? Uber has a masterclass:

Be out for the quick buck.

The best time to get customers to open their wallets?

Read more in the full article, to see who our Catfish Callout Of The Week is!

To read more about companies with low morals, check out one of our other Catfish month posts here.

Written by Christina Beavis, COO, Vox Populi Registry Ltd.


Christina is the Chief Operating Officer of Vox Populi Registry and has been a member of Momentous Global since 2009. Christina has helped establish Vox Populi as a global, award-winning Cloud Strategy and Solutions Provider. Under her management, Vox Populi has consistently achieved year-over-year revenue, profitability, client and associate growth. Originally from Ottawa, Canada, she currently lives in sunny Turks and Caicos with her husband, 3 kids, and 2 dogs. Her free time is spent avoiding cold climates, playing many sports poorly, and enjoying the slow paced Caribbean lifestyle.



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