The ‘Prima donna’ will want you to work specifically to their needs
4th Jan 2017
LESSON 046 – 101 LESSONS
The Wiki definition says it well ‘the term has spread to contemporary usage to refer to anyone behaving in a demanding or temperamental fashion’. Essentially, the tail will be wagging the dog if you get into this type of property Investor relationship, it will be a one-way street and likely end in tears.
Best to look out early for signs of Prima donna behaviour in your would be investors and gracefully sidestep developing the relationship further. If you recognize you are currently working with a Prima donna,
I suggest you work to incubate a number of replacement Investor relationships, and bring those to the fore. It is likely your Prima donna, will give you some gip (good Scottish term) as you terminate that relationship, but do it ethically and above board, and ignore the ‘noise’.
You are improving your business relationships, and the longer-term goal is more important. (And the enjoyment of what you do)