It's understandable that consumers would lose track
of some cash over the course of a week, but we were surprised by how much cash goes unaccounted for at the end of a week -- a dollar here and a dollar there definitely adds up," said Wayne Best, Visa's chief economist.
The group deals in rock-ribbed roughneck country, with emphasis on cars, pit stops and the women it's so easy to lose track
of going from one to the other.
Using a stale listing database has important consequences: 411 gives out incorrect telephone numbers, marketers waste money sending direct mail pieces to wrong addresses, criminals get away with identity theft, and corporations lose track
of their loyal customers.
However, most companies don't want to lose track
of their investors or asset owners and are doing all they can to prevent this from happening.
Our guests tell us that it is easy for them to lose track
of their personal commitment to staying in shape when balancing a challenging travel schedule.
A few supervisors, managers and so-called department heads, for instance, should lose their jobs when they lose track
of millions of dollars in tax payments and send out threatening letters to businesses that followed the law.
There are three basic virtues they don't have: persistence to completion of work; obedience to time units - they tend to lose track
of time or have no concept of time; and third, independent functioning - they are unable to work independently,'' Spevak says.
It is very easy for small businesses to lose track
of their mission.
In their busy lives, it is easy for women to lose track
of when to schedule important check-ups.