Originally Posted by guitarman2420
You are right. Respect = professionalism. It doesn't mean they like you. There are many people I respect but don't necessarily like. Respect also = maximum $. If someone does not respect me or my work they will not pay me what I'm worth. I don't know how many times I've advised the client that what they are looking for is the college or high school kid down the street who has a lawn mower and willing to do the job cheap.
Yup...I now refer them to college age son, lol.