Hate to disappoint (Posted late on 06/26 from 06/25)

I accepted a phone call today (even while on vacation) from a potential client; one that would not net me much money and could potentially cost me a lot of business because my customers would have to be moved around – not leaving much time for them. I tried very hard to explain my circumstances and know I disappointed this woman that it would not be financially beneficial for me to accept this client.

I really do hate to disappoint anyone, but this business is for profit – even though I would totally do the work for free if I was a wealthy kind of girl! Unfortunately for everyone involved, I am not.

I tried to broach the topic gently and explain my personal standing in the situation. I know that this nice woman was listening, but that she was not happy. I really hate to be the individual to cause anyone unhappiness! My entire life is about respect and dignity thus my motto ‘With Age Comes Respect.’

I certainly hope that I can help find a replacement for that is just how I am. My heart breaks that I do not have enough time to help everyone. I would if I could, but I can’t and I am so sorry about that! I just have to accept that this happened for a reason and get on with it but I do hate to disappoint!


About melissalstoneburner

Melissa is the proud mother of two boys. She also like to take care of all of her elderly clients as though they were her actual flesh and blood, too. Melissa began her elderly care business, Time to Care, in August, 2012. Since then, she has successfully seen several clients through life and onto the next life. She writes about what she knows, what she doesn't know, and reveals all the research in between. She believes that elderly care is the best thing she has ever done in life; second only to being a mother!
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