In todays busy world, it is pretty much expected that a HUMAN will not answer the phone when you call a medium to large company First, you will hear a recorded greeting, and then you will be catapulted through a menu of choices. If you are lucky....and you don't press the wrong button, you will soon be where you need to be. However, we all have those times where we really don't want ANY of the choices...we just want to get to a HUMAN BEING. And that can be almost impossible, and very frustrating to achieve.
Here is a link that you should SAVE. It is a website with a list of 500 of the larger, more frequently called companies, with instrucitons on how to BYPASS the automatic menu: Get Human Go ahead...give it a try!