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Business Consulting For The 21st Century Via A Holistic & Intelligent Approach

Ask questions first. Shoot later.

FYI => Note to self: When someone says,”I just want this to be easy,” what they really mean is, “I know there’s a lot to do. But I’m not going to be the one to do it. I’m here for the money. Someone is gonna have to do the work.”

Long story short, couple days ago I resigned from the SavageforMercer.com project. Let’s just say, it’s time for me to go when upstream resources are willing to cut corner to save themselves time but despite being warned they have no regard or understanding for the extra time and disruption it’s going to cause downstream. Tight timeline and tight budget means extra focus, not abandon all common sense. Try telling that to a slacker(s).

http://www.alchemyunited.com/2011/07/26/fast-cheap-right-pick-two-and-a-half

Note to self #2: Avoid working with a PM who believes that every thought has to be confined to an email length that is Blackberry friendly.

Note to self #3: Avoid working with a “web designer” who is actually a graphic designer who has zero understanding of markup and refuses to install Firebug.

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