2 thoughts on “Death by 1,000 cuts

  1. So True! thank you for this post. It always sucks when you have a great idea, and other people pick it apart until it is no longer your idea at all. We used to call Chinease Whispers, Telephone when I was a kid, but I think it is the same concept. Every new person the message goes to it slowly turns into something completely different than what you started with.

    The Green Guerilla

  2. It can be pretty soul destroying. The best way to handle it if you have a good relationship with the client is to have an honest conversation about it and see what the issues are. That way you can hopefully address the real concerns in a better way. Either that or you try to subtly push them to make the decisions you want (i.e. make them believe it is their idea).

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