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Inspiration - Tell us your story.

The most amazing part of my job? The stories I hear of other pros who have overcome great odds to find success. I started my cake business after my husband was diagnosed with a brain tumor, and I realized I might have to be the one to ... Read more
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400 Reviews, 581 hires and counting!

I just hit 400 reviews with a 5 star rating!  While business has slowed due to Covid Thumbtack is still coming through for me.  Read more
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Tips Using Thumbtack for SEO & Marketing.

To All My Thumbtack Peeps,I am a Mural Artist and Creative Director of VIVACHE DESIGNS headquartered in the best city in the world to be a Mural Painter; beautiful sunny Los Angeles. I began using Thumbtack in the early stages of its e... Read more
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Inspiration - Tell us your story.

The most amazing part of my job? The stories I hear of other pros who have overcome great odds to find success. I started my cake business after my husband was diagnosed with a brain tumor, and I realized I might have to be the one to ... Read more
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Congrats to me! 500 hires via Thumbtack!

I just had my 500th hire on Thumbtack!  Had to share as its been a long road.  Still a lot of bugs to work out but every year Thumbtack seems to get a bit better. That Tech Jeff Read more
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It took me eight months to get my first gig. Now I...

Before I started my business, my livelihood had always depended on someone else. I worked in the corporate world and had been laid off a few times, either due to a company acquisition or the company going under. Eventually I just said ... Read more
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Redefining women’s work.

Top Pro Jess Baldwin became a painter against the odds. She tells us how she found her niche and gives back to the community. "Three months into the 10th grade, I was pretty much ready to quit school. I was so insecure and self-consc... Read more
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Thumbtacks Works For me - or should I say Thumbtack keeps me working?

Thumbtacks works for me - or should I say Thumbtack keeps me working? I know no system can ever be perfect, but Thumbtack has made a lot of improvements lately, especially in one of the most crucial areas- leads. I'm proud to say I so ... Read more
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Overcoming obstacles.

The magic that I see every time I meet with or speak to our pros? A shared sense of purpose --- pros from every walk of life, every profession, who share the unique qualities that it takes to run their own business. Despite obstacles, ... Read more
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The most amazing part of my job

The most amazing part of my job is meeting people and when they become clients, learning more about them and what they dream abpot. Facination, interesting, and often hilarious outcomes are created through the spontainous and create ex... Read more
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Thank you Tumbtack for 400 Clients!

Thank you Thumbtack!  I just finished helping my 400th.   Looking forward to the next 400! Read more
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