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There was the time a subcontractor emailed me the day before we were meant to start working on a new project, saying she had second thoughts, and did I mind terribly if I took her off the project?
If you sell products on your website (for example, books, courses, or freelance writing services), the statistics can make for sober reading. About 70% of online shoppers abandon their shopping cart. It’s certainly not what you want to hear at this time of the year, the most profitable season in the online shopping calendar.
Everything about the client spelt trouble with a capital T. His telephone manner was dismissive, his emails barely civil, but we still took on his project, because we were professionals, and managing difficult clients was part of our repertoire, right? Oh, the gift of hindsight!
A few months ago, I wiped out abidemi.tv’s mailing list. In fact, I didn’t wipe it out – I took a sledgehammer and hammered at it to an inch of its life. Here’s why.