Even though I told myself I would never get into another client situation where I felt like I was being taken advantage of, I got myself into another client situation where I felt like I was being taken advantage of.
I have no one to blame but myself. I got bad vibes in the beginning and I didn’t listen to them. It was a potential client who wanted a logo, then didn’t want the logo, then wanted the logo, then didn’t want the logo. Then disappeared. Then came back. Then said, “I want to hire you.” Then disappeared. Then wanted a lower price. Then agreed to my price. Then asked for the contract. Then sat on it for 8 months. Then came back.
Did I really think this was going to have a happy ending?
Well, it didn’t. I’m out quite a bit of income after putting in a herculean effort. (more…)