M/A/R/C Research
Search the blog:

What Is Your Response To “Good Morning, How Are You Doing?”

It was early and I was out of town, sitting on a bus on my way to the airport. As everyone got on they said, “Good morning, how are you doing?” to the bus driver and other passengers. The responses were interesting. A number of people had standard answers:

  • Great, I have never had a bad day in my life!
  • I couldn’t possibly be any better!
  • Not bad.
  • Great. And you?
  • I am doing fine. How about you?

Those were a few of the answers I heard during the 3 minute wait for the bus to leave for the airport.

You might be thinking, “What does Merrill say?” My normal response is:

  • I am doing well. How are you doing this morning?

It is interesting to see how different everyone’s response is.

  • What is the best response you have heard?
  • What do you say?
  • Does your response differ depending on your mood?
  • Is there a response you really like or dislike?

I look forward to reading your comments.

10 Responses to “What Is Your Response To “Good Morning, How Are You Doing?”” - Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply

Please notify me of new posts on Merrill's Blog. (New posts generally come out every Monday, Wednesday and Friday)

Please enter the text from the image to the left in order to submit your comment

Thank you for your comments. If you would like to sign up for your picture to be displayed next to your comments, click here to go to gravatar.com