In the contract, there is usually a provision for "charge backs".
Scott Phillips wrote:
> Ah, but they often get paid well for 'over selling', or promising more
> than can be delivered. They get paid the huge commission even when the
> company loses money on the deal because it wasn't possible or practical
> to deliver on their promise to the customer.....
> SNAFU !!
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> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] well, this might explain why so many sonic
> treasures languish in government warehouses
> phillip holmes writes:
>> Salespeople don't get paid if they don't sell.
> Conductors don't get paid well unless their presence alone sells a lot
> of additional tickets and raises a lot of additional financial support.
> They get fired if they don't deliver what was expected of them. They
> also frequently work for the highest bidder.
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