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topic id 32384: Private Chef/Catering Pricing
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
topic id 18206: New Model?
topic id 100: Is quick reply worthy of charge?
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 10-16-2019
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Ma

San Francisco

I would love to start an in person San Francisco home helpers support group for anyone who does organizing, moving, or Home Maintenance jobs. If you would be interested in such a group I'm going to tr...
by Ma Level 6 yesterday
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hwoodartchick

Invite Pros

I can't access "invite Pros" per the posted instructions.  There is no such selection in a drop-down menu when I click on my name in the upper right on my page.  Does anyone know how I can do this?
by hwoodartchick Level 1 Wednesday
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UrbanFields

Clients asking to much for little

does it pay to respond to clients who wish to pay a small amount for a large service? i've found that sometimes once a menu is sent to client they will often go above their stated budget, but this far...
by UrbanFields Level 4 a week ago
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Elitefitness

Help TIP* Adding city in your business name

I have found that adding the City where my gym/business is located has greatly reduced the amount of "window shoppers" who eat up our budget with the drop down questions like "when are you available" ...
by Elitefitness Level 4 3 weeks ago
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JohnnyG123

Some Problems in the TT Search System

My last post was deleted, so I'll try to get more specific in hopes that someone at Thumbtack will actually pay attention to the severe problems with their design and address them.I was a top pro (pre...
by JohnnyG123 Level 5 3 weeks ago
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pgrether

Be Careful of this

Hello Anyone!One of the things that we as business owners and operators need to be careful with is the "pendulum swing" to our businesses. I go through this a lot! At one point, things are going great...
by pgrether Level 6 a month ago
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pgrether

What a year!!!

Hello All!It has been nearly 4 months since I have been on this discussion board! I mentioned in a previous post that I had planned on being busy for the summer and I meant it! I have talked a lot abo...
by pgrether Level 6 a month ago
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liza

Customer Stevens M

Hi, if you see a job offer/inquiry from a Stevens M, please press pass, this guy is a hoax, he would respond once you connect thru thumbtack but then would ask for your phone. His project is just Payr...
by liza Level 4 08-20-2019
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CEBPlumbing

Do any other "Account Managers" Do This?

I am asking all Pros who read this as well as all Thumbtack employees to help answer this question.  When my company hit Top Pro status we were assigned an account manager by the name of Kassandra. Su...
by CEBPlumbing Level 4 08-16-2019
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CEBPlumbing

Have you ever had your account put on hold?

I have been on the phone with thumbtack off and on all day starting at about 11:30 this morning. I actually had a Tech argue with me about the policies on how they price and charge us. When I asked to...
by CEBPlumbing Level 4 08-13-2019
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