7 Things to Do When You’re on Hold
If you really don’t like the “hurry up and wait” feeling of being put on hold, you’re not alone. Most of us cringe when the automated message keeps repeating itself on that oh-so-important telephone call, or we’re told that it’ll take “just a little more time” for something we want to happen. But as frustrating and infuriating as being put on hold is, there are things we can do to make the time more productive and less aggravating and stressful. Here are seven suggestions for what to do when you’re on hold – in life or on the telephone.