Re: I'm furious...

Subject: Re: I'm furious...
From: beelia <beelia -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2015 13:02:15 -0800

Sleep is good! Sounds like you're doing exactly the right thing for you.

Cheers

Bee

On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 12:56 PM, Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com> wrote:

> I think I'll sleep better by doing the right thing even if I'm falling on
> my sword to do so.
>
> Best Regards,
>
> Mike
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> On 1/8/2015 2:46 PM, beelia wrote:
>
>> Gene is usually right about these things, and he's been in a management
>> position, so he has probably encountered such problems. But if I were in
>> your shoes, I'd be worried about my stand on principle alienating your
>> client. If they get involved in the battle between the agencies, they might
>> not choose you to work for them over a "less complicated" competitor in the
>> future (even though it's not your fault).
>>
>> And you don't know the dynamic between the individuals in the offending
>> agency and the people in the corporation. For all you know,, they are
>> buddies on the outside. Probably not, but you have to realize there is a
>> lot you don't know.
>>
>> I would suck it up and accept the offending agency's offer for as long as
>> the contract runs (hopefully not too long), but then never work through
>> them again.
>>
>> But only you know whether pulling their submission might cause you
>> trouble in the future. Good luck, it's a rough situation.
>>
>> Bee
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 12:35 PM, Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com <mailto:
>> techwr -at- genek -dot- com>> wrote:
>>
>> Also, this is a good argument for picking one or two agencies you
>> work well with and sticking with them, even if another offers you
>> a better rate. Long term relationships usually work out better
>> than playing the field.
>>
>> Gene Kim-Eng
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References:
Interactive PDFs from Word -- best solution to a painful process?: From: ryan . minaker
RE: Interactive PDFs from Word -- best solution to a painful process?: From: Dan Goldstein
I'm furious...: From: Mike Starr
Re: I'm furious...: From: Gene Kim-Eng
Re: I'm furious...: From: beelia
Re: I'm furious...: From: Mike Starr

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