No I Do Not Want to Leave A Review For Your Business

I had some work done on my house recently. It was fairly standard stuff, a small repair. When it was done, I told the company to email a receipt.

I opened the email only to find that the company had asked — if I was satisfied, would I mind leaving a review? I could do this on Google or Yelp, it didn’t matter. What mattered is that I left a review.

Over the past decade, small businesses have gone to great lengths asking clients or patrons to leave reviews. What started with restaurants, coffee shops and hotels has…