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Old 03-01-2005, 02:47 PM
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Have you looked through the artist gallery here yet? Have you found any logo concepts that we could use to create a logo for you?

I like x-ray 212, 232, 450.

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Hi sharry landscaping,

Don't forget this part.

The next thing you should consider is how much do you want to pay yourself per hour. Then we can factor in a salary. What will your expenses be per hour for your salary in the form of taxes?

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Love the charts..They look great.


"The next thing you should consider is how much do you want to pay yourself per hour"

I would like to be making $15 per hour. *



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Hi sharry landscaping,

What will you have to make pre-tax per hour to personally make $15.00 per hour after taxes?
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Old 03-01-2005, 03:11 PM
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Is there a way to recalculate my goals based on my overhead and salary, so I will be at the level needed to make these numbers work.

This has already proven to be a great help!!!

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Old 03-01-2005, 03:12 PM
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To be honest I am not really to sure.... How do I determine that figure?
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Quote[/b] ]Is there a way to recalculate my goals based on my overhead and salary, so I will be at the level needed to make these numbers work.
Yes we will do that.

How many billable hours do you plan on working each month of this year?
Jan total billable hours =
Feb =
Mar =
Apr =
May =
Jun =
Jul =
Aug =
Sept =
Oct =
Nov =
Dec =

Yearly total billable hours =

From there we will ballpark a pretax amount you should try and hit to bring home $15.00 per hour.
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Old 03-01-2005, 03:55 PM
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Here we go....

Jan = 50
Feb = 50
Mar = 160
Apr =160
May = 160
Jun = 160
Jul = 160
Aug = 160
Sept = 160
Oct = 160
Nov = 50
Dec = 50

Yearly total= 1480
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Old 03-01-2005, 08:43 PM
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Hey Team Gopher,

After review of our post I noticed we have a figure of $15. This number should be $35.

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Old 03-02-2005, 11:26 AM
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Geat Work!!

I just sent out 500 letters to are target area today.... we will also be going door to door to follow up.... They will probably think im nuts seeing it just snowed here.... lol .. I will let you know how it turns out...

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