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I use about 20% of what I know how to do, to 95% of my jobs.

 

There is simply so much low hanging fruit in this industry that will never be paid what we like to think we are worth.

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2 minutes ago, Mike Hill said:

I use about 20% of what I know how to do, to 95% of my jobs.

 

There is simply so much low hanging fruit in this industry that will never be paid what we like to think we are worth.

IME, if you have been going long enough and do a good job, you can make good money. I no longer advertise at all, but get offered far more work than I can possible do.

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16 minutes ago, skyhuck said:

IME, if you have been going long enough and do a good job, you can make good money. I no longer advertise at all, but get offered far more work than I can possible do.

I see your point Dave but I fear you missed mine.

 

If we use your Mog as an example, how many times do you use the diffs locked,low box, four wheel steer,crane trailer , chipper and air horn all on the same job?

 

Compared to just rocking up in 2x4 and blowing chips into the back?

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18 minutes ago, Mike Hill said:

I see your point Dave but I fear you missed mine.

 

If we use your Mog as an example, how many times do you use the diffs locked,low box, four wheel steer,crane trailer , chipper and air horn all on the same job?

 

Compared to just rocking up in 2x4 and blowing chips into the back?

Thing is I charge for it, even if I don't use it.

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