<pedrocorreia.net ⁄>
 

<Everything I Know About Design I Learned from The Sopranos ⁄ >




clicks: 4586 4586 2007-06-19 2007-06-19 goto entretenimento myNews entretenimento  Bookmark This Bookmark This


Last night, after eight years, 86 episodes, and untold quantities of gobbagool, The Sopranos finished its run on HBO.

And this is what we've learned.

On client relationships:
"When you're bleeding a guy, you don't squeeze him dry right away. Contrarily, you let him do his bidding, suavely. So you can bleed him next week and the week after, at minimum."

One of my partners once described two designers he knew. One was determined to maximize the profit of every project he undertook, a quest that was accompanied by massive arguments with clients, and occasionally lawsuits. Another would concede every reasonable point to his clients, making less on each job, even losing money every once in a while. Which one never had repeat business? Which one worked with the same clients for decades? Take a guess. Of course, clients don't want to be bled, but they do appreciate a little suaveness.



este é só um excerto do artigo, para aceder ao artigo completo, clique no link em baixo:
this is just a small excerpt from the article, to access the full article please click in the link below:

http://www.designobserver.com/archives/025896.html




Subscribe News RSS  Subscribe News Updates by E-mail





myNews <myNews show="rand" cat="entretenimento" ⁄>

7 Longest Roads in the World

Road trips are an iconic part of the American experience. Despite the ease and speed of air travel, (...)

clicks: 6803 6803 2011-03-01 2011-03-01 goto url (new window) interbent.com/7... goto myNews entretenimento


30 Most Amazing Shots Captured Photography in 2010

There're thousands of photographs you have seen in 2010. By Splitting into distinct categories, this (...)

clicks: 8435 8435 2010-11-23 2010-11-23 goto url (new window) smashinghub.com... goto myNews entretenimento


17 Amazing/Beautiful Examples Of Origami Art

The other day, we did a post on 16 Origami tutorials, which were easy and fun. This time, this list (...)

clicks: 7363 7363 2010-06-05 2010-06-05 goto url (new window) listfied.com/17... goto myNews entretenimento


As Lost Ends, Creators Explain How They Did It, What's Going On [Spoilers]

The series endured thanks to the power of faith (coincidentally, a theme of the show) and a more mod (...)

clicks: 6941 6941 2010-05-21 2010-05-21 goto url (new window) wired.com/magaz... goto myNews entretenimento


9 Strong Reasons To Eat Slowly

I like chocolate candies a lot. Most of the time I have to eat 3 candies to be totally pleased. But (...)

clicks: 7196 7196 2010-04-17 2010-04-17 goto url (new window) healthassist.ne... goto myNews entretenimento


World's Most Stunning Data Centers

Who says technology can't be art? These pictures show you some of the most impressive data centers o (...)

clicks: 7854 7854 2010-04-12 2010-04-12 goto url (new window) allamerican.yra... goto myNews entretenimento


Talho de "Os Sopranos" vendido tijolo a tijolo

(...)

clicks: 4137 4137 2007-08-10 2007-08-10 goto url (new window) portugaldiario.... goto myNews entretenimento


Acidente de carro em Sintra

Um acidente de carro em Sintra causado por um fantasma. Aquando do resgate dos corpos as autoridades (...)

clicks: 7795 7795 2006-11-27 2006-11-27 goto url (new window) video.google.co... goto myNews entretenimento