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The Sustainability of Coupon Sites

livingsocial-150.jpgAn ad sales rep who interviewed with LivingSocial emailed Gawker about their policies, and adds fuel to suspicions that the whole Groupon-clone model isn't really sustainable. It seems sales reps with the deal site are expected to bring in 20 new clients a month and that they don't have repeat business or long-term clients, all of which leads the source to believe "writers are not the only ones being exploited by this business model." [Gawker]

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