Call for comments: Rev as a Second Language

Dave dave at
Tue Jan 27 16:59:19 EST 2009

On 27 Jan 2009, at 21:53, Chipp Walters wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 3:44 PM, Dave <dave at> wrote:
>> If you were to buy £1000 of consultancy or software from a company  
>> and then
>> a few months later went back to the company for 15 mins advice and  
>> they said
>> it would cost £1000, would you go back to that company?
> This is done all the time in various law firms and investment agencies
> around our country. It's actually HOW many make their money-- they  
> charge
> for their time. If 15 minutes of investment consulting made me more
> than £1000 then I would keep going back. Folks routinely pay  
> lawyers huge
> hourly rates for advice which save them possibly much much more.

If I only had a nickel for every time I heard someone using law firm vs
software as arguments. Software and law firms are completely different.
Simplistic metaphors like these work only in simple minds.


All the Best

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