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Old 12-31-2006, 10:14 AM
Low baller by 20 Low baller by 20 is offline
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How can I get more commerical accounts

whats the best way to get more commerical accounts?
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Old 12-31-2006, 12:27 PM
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You might want to rethink your screen name. I don't see people going out of their way to help you on this topic with the name you have.
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Old 01-03-2007, 12:16 AM
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Dean of Green Dean of Green is offline
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I agree..............If your screen name is a joke then I apologize, however if it is not then you should consider not low balling by 20 and instead make your company stand out from the competition. Maybe include a value added service in your contract. Of course, you would charge for this. But it makes you stand out. I have won bids when I knew I was not the lowest.
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Old 01-03-2007, 06:05 PM
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Your the low baller, you should know....
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Old 01-03-2007, 06:12 PM
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Honestly, from looking at your profile it says that you have been in the biz for 6 mos. This is not meant as any disrepect, but rather helpful advice. I would stick with residentials for a year or two if I were you. Get your feet under you first. You can really lose your shirt off your back with commercials if you do not bid them right.
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Old 01-03-2007, 07:40 PM
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put out a flyer advertising lawn work for $10.oo per hour, that probably would generate some work.
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