[thelist] Customer requirements: simple?

Kevin Mulvihill kmulvihill at ca.rr.com
Wed Sep 8 21:13:59 CDT 2010

Right on, Nan. That's exactly what I do too. Everyone has a price. PIAs pay
top dollar. 


On 9/8/10 2:42 PM, "Nan Harbison" <nan at nanharbison.com> wrote:

> My nice way of turning down clients who I am sure will be a PIA after that
> first 10 minutes is to give them a really high price for my work, and hope
> they look for a cheaper alternative. Or, the worst case scenario is not SO
> bad, at least I get paid a decent amount to deal with these headaches. It's
> amazing how soothing money can be.
> Nan
> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Joel D Canfield
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> Subject: Re: [thelist] Customer requirements: simple?
> On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 7:32 PM, Matt Warden <mwarden at gmail.com> wrote:
>> (You should be able to get a feel in the first 10 minutes whether
>> these guys are going to pay your market rate or not. If not, move on.
>> Even in this economy, no one needs to be inviting headaches.)
> great stuff, Matt, all the way through.
> there are days when I love this list.

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