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The Power of Goodbye – Tips On When And How To Terminate A Client

Posted by on Jul 16, 2013 in Blog

The Power of Goodbye – Tips On When And How To Terminate A Client

Anyone in business has probably encountered the impossible client. You know the one I am talking about – that one client that is ultra-demanding, time consuming, indecisive, and arrogant……. The client that won’t listen to your advice and is then not satisfied with their results. At some point, no matter how much money this client pays you, you’ll decide that it just isn’t worth it. It’s not worth the drain on your time or your sanity. When you get to that point it’s time to treat this as you would any other type of relationship where you aren’t treated with respect; it’s time to set yourself free by saying goodbye. If you’ve reached that point with a client, then the following tips can help you to better manage your breakup. Before you break up Take a deep breath, and before you say anything, read your contract. Make certain that you aren’t contractually obligated to continue working for the client before you advise them that your working arrangement is over. If you find that you do have a contractual obligation, discover what the steps are to meet the obligation and then wrap it up. You certainly don’t want to sign...

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