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Handybts

My tip is

If you bid a project and the customer goes with a different service provider instead of you. Do not let that be the end of the conversation. I always, always thank them for the opportunity and ask the...
by Handybts Level 5 in Get hired yesterday
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Pololescaille

Pricing

The new system Instant Match doesn’t work for me. Thumbtack now look like Home Advisor! I quit when I was using Home Advisor then I found thumbtack and it was amazing compared to H.A. Now they are the...
by Pololescaille Level 5 yesterday
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RonG

No more than 5 quotes to a customer

I have shut of instant match for nearly all of my services.  First it doesn't give me a chance to share the features that my company can offer.  Secondly, then morning I responded to a request only to...
by RonG Level 5 in Find more jobs yesterday
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onecall2

Handy Men / Women

Q, how dos a lisenced, insured bonded with workers comp contractor compete with handy persons.We do the leg work, use profesional stationary, only to have it shown to them, with them getting the work....
by onecall2 Level 4 yesterday
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GrayHouseDogs

Request a Review?!

I want to see if anyone else is annoyed to the point of screaming when it comes to TT's automatic prompts surrounding asking for reviews. And I preface this with the fact I love TT. It's the core of m...
by GrayHouseDogs Level 1 in Forum yesterday
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The-Write-Mann

Thumbtack Community - order and organization questions

I've been on the Thumbtack community since last Friday, and I'm finding it less than intuitive to navigate, and the discussion order in the various categories baffles me.Is there a way to sort the dis...
by The-Write-Mann Level 5 yesterday
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JasonB

The New Thumbtack

Hey all, There have been a ton of awesome questions and comments around the changes we've made at Thumbtack, and how the new Thumbtack works for pros. So that we're all on the same page, I wanted to s...
by Community Manager JasonB Community Manager in How Thumbtack works yesterday
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Xian

Thanks for sharing

I just wanted to say thank you to everyone who has been posting in this section. Since the change I had been wondering what I was doing wrong, I used to be able to leverage my strong customer service ...
by Xian Level 2 Friday
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Xian

Renaming 'Get Hired'.

I think this section needs a new name since people aren't actually getting hired. When I see "Top Pros" posting that they are having issues getting leads, that tells me something is wrong, in a seriou...
by Xian Level 2 in Get hired Friday
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JennC

Customer Service Support

I want to share a story, I am thankful for all the skills I have. However, I received what I thought was a potential client request Customer Support. The customer reached out to me and stated when wou...
by JennC Level 4 Friday
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