Changing the hold music piped into your company phone is a prank some callers will appreciate—depending on what you replace it with.
You will need
- A set of cojones
- Access to the radio that feeds the company telephones
Step 1 Access the radio Access the radio that feeds the company telephones. It is located next to the PBX box that controls the radio.
Step 2 Change the station Change the station to something controversial, like a shock jock, an evangelical preacher, rap music, or a heavy-metal station.
If you want to keep your job, don’t pick anything too offensive.
Step 3 Enjoy the fallout Enjoy the brouhaha that ensues after one of the company executives hears from a disgruntled client.
Did You Know:
A group called Pipedown International persuaded London’s Gatwick Airport to stop playing piped ‘elevator music’ after their survey revealed that more people dislike it than like it.