Chipotle Carlsbad Smart Business Great Food

Dated: 02/11/2014

Views: 1042

Chipotle Carlsbad  Smart Business Great Food

I go out to eat for a quick lunch most days during the week.  I like to be out and back, quick and have a decent meal.  Just recently, maybe 4 weeks ago, a Chipotle Mexican Grill opened less than a mile from our Solutions Real Estate office in Carlsbad California.  I had eaten at Chiptle before, though the food was good, but where I was it was just not convenient to go there on a regular basis.
So, my first visit provided me a business lesson that i think we can all benefit from, no matter what business or industry we are in.  So, I get to the counter, order a salad, select my beans, my meat, my salsa, cheese, and sour cream.  I see guacamole, so I order it too.  The server says that will be extra.  I asked how much and she said something like $1.79...  I was a bit disgusted because I don't really ever like to be up sold, so I said never mind.  The manager was there and told her to give it to me anyways...  For starters, I was satisfied with how much guacamole they gave me.  But the real lesson in all of this is...  I have been back to that Chipotle at least 8 times, and every time since then I have asked for the guacamole.  When I order it, I even say something like, "I will have the guacamole for an extra charge."
That simple gesture and business decision is one we can all learn from.  What can we do, in our own business, regardless of what business it is, to give up a little to make a lot?  Just yesterday, I was shared a story, and in the story there was a comment or a quote that said something about making decisions to run your decision for a quarter or a century and don't make decisions for the quarter.  Think about it for a moment, it makes a lot of sense.
Here are a few homes to look at and check out if you are ever considering moving to Carlsbad California.

Click here for all the results

Want to Advertise on this Site?

Latest Blog Posts

Valley Solutions Team Marketing Mobile Marketing

The mobile marketing for our listings: Show off our listings beautifully Generate buyer inquires for our listings Generate buyer and referral leads Click below to find out how!Did

Read More

Free Dental Care For Veterans Through The VA

How Veterans Can Get Free Dental Care Through the VAThrough the VA, qualified veterans and active service members can get all or a portion of their dental care covered. VA dental care benefits work

Read More

Steps To Buying A Home Using A VA Loan

Steps To Buying A Home Using A VA LoanThere are over 21 million military members and military veterans living in the United States.  The VA Home Loan benefit is one of the most underutilized or

Read More

Using VA Loan Benefit To Buy A Home

Using VA Loan Benefit To Buy A Home - VA Loan Limits in ArizonaMost military members and veterans have access to a lot of really valuable benefits and many are not aware or overlook the value of the

Read More