Quiz: How to Bypass a Gatekeeper

Last Updated Sep 29, 2009 4:15 PM EDT

Scenario: You need to reach a certain individual (a customer executive) -- or you're going to lose a big sale. Only one problem: the receptionist will simply NOT put you through. The closest you got was the voice mail to the assistant to the executive's secretary. You decide to give it one last shot. You dial the phone and get the receptionist...

Who do you ask for?

Note: The right answer contains "secret" information that will allow you to get through (most of the time at least) to almost ANYBODY in the corporate world.