got a call from a client who said he was recommended by another client of mine.
He manufactured nail products and was looking for a package design.
Me: I don’t really work in cosmetic packaging.
Client: That’s great. I don’t want something that
looks like everything else in the category.
submitted 3 designs and he went ballistic because they didn’t look like
everything else in the category.
Client: If you make me pay for this, it will ruin our
Me: Unless you pay up, we don’t have a relationship.