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View Poll Results: You can overbid on any certain application
Yes 19 65.52%
No 10 34.48%
There must be an opposite to underbidding/lowballing, right? 0 0%
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Old 03-24-2007, 07:31 PM
Mr Priceless Mr Priceless is offline
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There is no such thing as overbidding

thought wanted your thoughts and opinions on the matter.

since the mowing season is coming up and many people are getting more frequent requests to bid on various applications, a good portion have stated their concerns for overbidding on that one job they really wanted, and partially regret it, is there a such thing as overbidding?
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Old 03-25-2007, 12:52 AM
suzuki4life suzuki4life is offline
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ofcourse there is, bid too high and you have no chance in getting the job.

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Old 03-25-2007, 01:08 AM
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I say, the more you can get for a job, more power to you.

A simple economics class will teach that the terms over-charging and price gouging are undefined. If you find someone to pay your amount, it is obviously worth it to them.
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Old 03-26-2007, 01:01 PM
Tim@AcesLCLS Tim@AcesLCLS is offline
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The first thing business school taught us about evaluating a job is too make sure you do not bid yourself out of it, if you have no idea where to start add percentages to something you have as a base and figure it from there
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Old 03-26-2007, 01:03 PM
GreenN'Clean GreenN'Clean is offline
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It's getting harder and harder to price a bid and get it at a price to make money due to all the low ballers out there
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