Quote Originally Posted by Iain View Post

It's a shame - the first book was great, and the second wasn't terrible - but I'm afraid the guy just doesn't have what it takes to run a project.
Fixed that for you.

Do a little background checking on the guy - he's never once followed through to completion on anything he's started if it doesn't have a hard deadline imposed by others and result in a near-immediate payoff.

Giving him money up front is just bad business.