Writing by the hour

Subject: Writing by the hour
From: Richard Mateosian <srm -at- C2 -dot- ORG>
Date: Wed, 10 May 1995 08:01:50 -0700

>Why do lawyers charge upwards of $100 an hour? Because they know they
>have to spend the time---there is no way you can find a competing lawyer
>who can write faster.

Could you explain this a little better. I don't think competing writers can
write any faster than I do, but I haven't figured out how to justify
charging upwards of $100/hour. :-) ...RM

Dr. Richard Mateosian Freelance Technical Writer srm -at- c2 -dot- org
Review Editor, IEEE Micro Vice President, STC Berkeley Chapter

Previous by Author: Work for hire
Next by Author: Discussing disputes on the list
Previous by Thread: Re: Writing by the hour
Next by Thread: Writing by the hour

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads