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Old 11-14-2010, 10:26 PM
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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 ?
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You know, something like this might best be asked with a poll? Where you could include a bunch of different income range options.
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How do you make a poll ??
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Gross doesn't mean much anyway. Net makes more sense for this question.
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When you make a new thread, you should be able to add poll options.

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

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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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