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No client ever buys a “wide range”
July 6, 2014 | By Tim Williams
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Imagine you’ve just received a notice from the IRS that they’re going to audit your most recent tax return. You’ve never been through an audit before, and because you’re in the habit of preparing your own tax returns, you decide it’s time to get some p …

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Why you should stop running your firm at maximum capacity
June 8, 2014 | By Tim Williams
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Has your billable time ever been scrutinized? If you work for an advertising agency or other type of professional services firm, chances are you have been subject to a battery of billable time evaluations, all designed to achieve one thing in the mind …

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Principles of Successful Agency Compensation Negotiation
May 20, 2014 | By Tim Williams
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The first step in improving agency compensation is to commit to making pricing a core competence of your firm.  In addition to a senior executive in charge of costs (Chief Financial Officer), assign a senior executive in charge of value (Chief Value Of …

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Tim Williams has consistently brought innovative thinking, insights, and important perspectives that have been the catalyst to new directions for our members. His deep knowledge, practical experience, and his ability to push agencies into new directions makes him an essential partner to our organization. His style is comfortable, yet you can feel the passion for the business every time he starts the conversation with a group.
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