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First time freelancing client-side and it's 🤯. No one really cares about deadlines, budgets, or external commitments. Is it this company (tech startup), or is this life client-side?

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This is my experience client-side too. I’m constantly asking what are the real deadlines? Are there any??

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Not all, but most [client-side] companies tend to be like this. The work, lack of “real” personalities, and overall environment tend to be mind-numbing as well. As much as loved the work / life balance I had to go back agency-side

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Well, all our deadlines are pretty much arbitrarily set by the client... so if you’re the client... you can make your deadline whatever you want it to be. And if you end up moving it, you end up moving it. Its up to you

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I’ve had the same experience!

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