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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 23308: Hefty charge for a dead-lead
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
topic id 18721: Old format
topic id 19454: Marketing Executive From Thumbtack Chooses Promoted Lead, Then Radio Silence
topic id 18206: New Model?
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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 03-25-2019
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pgrether

Another tip . . .

Here is another thing that I do as a music teacher. I really encourage students to play a major role in their own learning. I get a lot of confusing responses from this. I will ask the student what so...
by pgrether Level 5 a week ago
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DefiningImagery

Why is there NO DATA in "how you compare"?

Why will TT NOT provided me with the competition data? I have no data information for over a year!!! I want to know where I stand compared others. Why is TT hiding the info from me? 
by DefiningImagery Level 9 a week ago
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pgrether

When Starting New Students

One of the things that I do is I will meet with the new student personally. If there is a need for the parent, then they must be present! I do not send over some one else for this meeting. They have r...
by pgrether Level 5 a week ago
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DustiO

Mother's Day!

I love my job. I say it all the time.  I believe in what we do here - at Thumbtack, and as a Community Team. Meeting our pros, bringing them together, hearing their stories, taking part in their journ...
by Community Manager DustiO Community Manager a week ago
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traviswardvideo

Why did Thumbtack remove a client review?

Basically, the same issue that @RachelRivero had in this thread: https://community.thumbtack.com/t5/The-water-cooler/Why-did-Thumbtack-remove-a-legitimate-review/m-p/19325#M4434Both @Kameron and @Dust...
by traviswardvideo Level 5 a week ago
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GeorgeH

Is Thumbtack now soliciting with Robo-calls?

I just recently heard that some people are getting unsolicited calls from TT pro's trying to sell their services... is this correct?  Is this the new May product roll out?t? 
by GeorgeH Level 8 2 weeks ago
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HansenJC

What Happens Next? - My suggestion for HELP

The "HELP" files need help. As I was reading to learn one feature and how it works, I know that I had read here at the Water Cooler a discussion about how the Job Posters find quotes sent to them by P...
by HansenJC Level 9 2 weeks ago
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DJStevie

Feedback being passed on

I declined a lead last week, explained why when prompted. Then I received an email from a rep, I replied with a suggestion about calendars, and was given a case number when I asked for proof that feeb...
by DJStevie Level 11 2 weeks ago
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jnovember

Thumbtack, Show us you really value your Pros!

Thumbtack repeatedly claims that they value us Pro's, but their actions demonstrate otherwise.   Thumbtack, PROVE that you care by fixing the following quickly!Ghosting -- A recent post nailed the maj...
by jnovember Level 5 2 weeks ago
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Lar

Phone Number Links

Question regarding the customer interface.I had occasion recently to hire a Garage Door Repair guy on Thumbtack. A couple of other Pros reached out to me via the Jobs tab and sent me quotes also.When ...
by Lar Level 9 2 weeks ago
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