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Dan5082 11-14-2010 10:26 PM

So how much did you make
 
Just from business prospective I was thinking we should compare how much we made this years so my question is how much did you company gross this year ?

Steve 11-15-2010 02:40 AM

You know, something like this might best be asked with a poll? Where you could include a bunch of different income range options.

Dan5082 11-15-2010 06:53 AM

Ya I was trying to do that but I don't know
 
How do you make a poll ??

mark123 11-15-2010 07:01 AM

Gross doesn't mean much anyway. Net makes more sense for this question.

Steve 11-15-2010 07:17 AM

When you make a new thread, you should be able to add poll options.

Read this FAQ to learn more.
http://www.gopherforum.com/faq.php?f...#faq_vb3_polls

But as Mark pointed out, you may not gain much from a gross income poll. A lawn care company could easily take on plenty of jobs they either broke even on or even lost money on.

From an outsiders perspective, a gross income may appear impressive, but once you find the net income, you might be disappointed.

picframer 11-15-2010 12:36 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Steve (Post 79357)
When you make a new thread, you should be able to add poll options.

Read this FAQ to learn more.
http://www.gopherforum.com/faq.php?f...#faq_vb3_polls

But as Mark pointed out, you may not gain much from a gross income poll. A lawn care company could easily take on plenty of jobs they either broke even on or even lost money on.

From an outsiders perspective, a gross income may appear impressive, but once you find the net income, you might be disappointed.

Exactly, Net pre tax income everything else is just a number and doesn't mean much, unless you are comparing companies and want to determine which has the best ROI comparing the percentages of gross vs net.


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