I know affiliate managers likewise don’t read all the email messages they receive from affiliates. And I have the numbers to prove it.
I thought: “I’ll bite!” And sure enough, Mike did have some interesting numbers to share with me. While corresponding with multitudes of affiliate program managers he has observed the following situation (in regards to how managers treat the message receive):
Staggering, isn’t it? Sounds like the customer service issue (or the ability to really hear your partner out; be it an affiliate, an affiliate manager, or anyone else who is in this business with you) may be tied to this as well, at least to an extent.