Re: Rates

Subject: Re: Rates
From: Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 25 Oct 2010 17:05:52 -0700

Ultimately, every decision about rates hinges on how badly you need the job
and how badly the client needs you. The OP doesn't appear to be in survival

Gene Kim-Eng

On Mon, Oct 25, 2010 at 2:47 PM, Keith Hood <klhra -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:

> I understand that, but unfortunately the market is nothing like what it was
> 5 years ago. For myself, since I don't have a huge nest egg to sit on while
> I look for good work, I'd treat the 13 hr/week job as a survival wage that
> pays for the food and gas while I look for something better. For people who
> have 28 degrees and certificates it may be OK to insist on high standards.
> For everybody else right now it is very definitely a bottom feeder's market.

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