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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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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 in Pricing, payments & refunds 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 Friday
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ajacksphotos

New system

**UPDATE** If anyone wants a breakdown of the current system vs the old system I just did a quick analysis of my 2018. I'll be completely transparent and tell you what I spent in quotes and what I ear...
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zona5101

Roll out plan for the nextGen Thumbtack

On the webinar 6/12/18 the nextGen version of Thumbtack was displayed where customers see little profiles of pros (ranked in top pro order). When is that new interface supposed to go live?
by zona5101 Level 5 Thursday
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Dtexasman

Fees

Hi EveryoneI don’t mind paying for leads, but this new system does not let me know how much a potential conversion will cost me until after my card is charged. We aren’t stupid. This has to stop as ma...
by Dtexasman Level 5 in Pricing, payments & refunds Thursday
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DPKK

Not seeing listings

Hi everyone! I’m not seeing any job requests. Does anyone know why? I’m a top pro and usually see several requests a day.
by DPKK Level 5 Thursday
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