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topic id 33199: IDEA- Integrity & Balance by Customers & Pros
topic id 32384: Private Chef/Catering Pricing
topic id 32826: Raising prices but do not state what the prices are!!!!!
topic id 26197: Paying twice for the same lead
topic id 25265: Pricing
topic id 24883: The purpose of promotion and set your budget in advance
topic id 22503: Leads
topic id 22064: Questionable leads
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
topic id 19454: Marketing Executive From Thumbtack Chooses Promoted Lead, Then Radio Silence
DustiO

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 real...
by Community Manager DustiO Community Manager 2 weeks ago
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Gabriel1982

Can't see customer discussions

Is anyone else getting (sorry, we encountered an unexpected error. please try again) when trying to access customer discussions?
by Gabriel1982 Community Newcomer 07-11-2019
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ChefOfAllSeason

The Support Team

The majotity of responses from moderators and service reps is that they "will forward our feedback to the support team." 99% of the Pros posting on these boards find certain changes such as: promote, ...
by ChefOfAllSeason Community Veteran 07-09-2019
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DefiningImagery

Astounding Statistics Results! MUST READ!!!

I've just spent hours evaluating TT's performance stats for the year so far and I am utterly astounded by what I've found! The numbers evidence the undeniable state of things and prove that pro hires ...
by DefiningImagery Community Veteran 07-07-2019
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ScottArcangel

Beginning of the end of the Music Entertainment category...

Well... it's happened.Customers have been offered the option of under $300 for an event. Sure it's labeled with the caviat of "typically only for brief events or small groups" - however that hasn't st...
by ScottArcangel Active Community Member 07-06-2019
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Meckell

Welcome to our newest Community users! (7/3)

Hey all! If you’re tagged here, you’ve joined the Community in the last few weeks and we want to tell you Welcome!  A huge thank you to those of you who've already started engaging in conversations. E...
by Moderator Meckell Moderator 07-05-2019
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Kameron

Independence Day

The day we celebrate our independence as a country is almost here! Along with the fireworks, family reunions, concerts, carnivals, barbecues, picnics, and parades. I imagine these events in all types ...
by Moderator Kameron Moderator 07-03-2019
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DustiO

Look back on Community meet-ups in June!

June has been a whirlwind of meet-ups within our pro community. We kicked off the month with a big pro event in Atlanta and then had the pleasure of meeting with pros on 8 other occasions. We hosted m...
by Community Manager DustiO Community Manager 06-28-2019
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HansenJC

Roadblocks To The Community

When I am working in my Thumbtack dashboard (where else would a Pro be when he is trying to use Thumbtack?), I at times would like to pop into the community and perhaps even stop by the water cooler. ...
by HansenJC Community Veteran 06-28-2019
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GrooveFit

Inappropriate client

As a female trainer, I am cautious about where I meet clients. I don’t usually take clients in their 20s, but this guy seemed to genuinely want to heal and prevent pains related to his work and inacti...
by GrooveFit Community Regular 06-26-2019
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thattechjeff

Thumbtack Goes Beyond The Call Of Duty

We are probably almost all guilt of posting things about businesses mostly when we are unhappy. Trying to keep it level so I want to thank Thumbtack for going the extra mile in trying to get the syste...
by thattechjeff Community Regular 06-24-2019
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