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difficult clients

07 May 2007 on Learning

found an interesting article right here about the 12 different types of difficult clients and how to work with them… and the types of clients are…

  1. The Low-Tech Client
  2. The Uninterested Client
  3. The Hands-On Client
  4. The Paranoid Client
  5. The Appreciative Client
  6. The Get-a- Good-Deal Client
  7. The I’ll-Know-It -When-I-See-It Client
  8. The Always-Urgent Client
  9. The Decision-By- Committee Client
  10. The Doormat Client
  11. The Budget Client
  12. The You-Should- Be-So-Lucky Client

and another similar article points out 5 types of clients we should reject…. and there are 5 types of them…

  1. I don’t have any money, but this will get you some great exposure!
  2. I’m not sure what I want, and I won’t pay if I don’t like it
  3. I have a few other designers in mind, can you create a few mock-ups and maybe I’ll pick you?
  4. I’m not comfortable with a contract/up-front deposit, can we go without it?
  5. I thought this was supposed to be coded? I’d like my money back

read more from the links :)