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Forum: Masonry 07-11-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 349
Posted By Calidecks
I have my PHD in advanced studies of hard knocks....

I have my PHD in advanced studies of hard knocks. Thinking of a book deal.


Mike.
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Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2019, 11:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 202
Posted By Randy Bush
Like said above. If you have to be there to...

Like said above. If you have to be there to oversee and direct your subs there is a problem. It's one thing to go over the job with them or deal with questions or problems. If a GC tried to oversee...
Forum: Roofing 06-27-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,792
Posted By Randy Bush
I never tell people how much material the job...

I never tell people how much material the job takes. All the material belongs to me. And the are being sold a completed job. It is also why I don't leave material sitting out.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-14-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By sunkist
As the world turns, I just could not read it...

As the world turns, I just could not read it after the second line, but I knew the comments were going to better :thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-14-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By Anti-wingnut
You took one for the team?

You took one for the team?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By Irishslave
Great erotic suspense as always Kowboy, but I...

Great erotic suspense as always Kowboy, but I have to tell you the story lost it's momentum after the menu sequence. I skipped over quickly after that. You put the highlight in too early and...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By Patrickstew
It's Flattering

WTF did I just stumble on? Unfollowing this section of forum as of attempting to wash my eyes out with bleach. Jesus Kowboy you went pretty liberal by the term “off-topic” in a Construction forum. My...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By EricBrancard
“Sir, this is a Wendy’s”

“Sir, this is a Wendy’s”
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By greg24k
To much Florida sun Kowboy... go see a shrink...

To much Florida sun Kowboy... go see a shrink :laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By KAP
What to do to respect the wishes of the woman you...

What to do to respect the wishes of the woman you say you love without creating a scene? Really? "I'm going to follow Ed's lead and suggest we let the ladies have the front seat... Corine, my love,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By TimNJ
Henny Youngman: "Take my...

Henny Youngman:
"Take my wife...Please!"
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By griz
TMI.... should have gone to the editors of...

TMI....

should have gone to the editors of days of our lives or some such bs....

but ct....REALLY???????????????:whistling
Forum: General Discussion 06-05-2019, 05:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,880
Posted By greg24k
Why are you driving with oily rags in the cab to...

Why are you driving with oily rags in the cab to begin with, not even gonna mention leaving them inside the truck?

What you trying to catch a buzz? :laughing:

Lesson learned
Forum: General Discussion 05-24-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 956
Views: 136,581
Posted By hdavis
Koi? Is that what it's called?

Koi? Is that what it's called?
Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-23-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,813
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
When cutting to the chase, you are correct. That...

When cutting to the chase, you are correct. That is all that matters. But I use it to identify my phone vetting skills, my pricing and my marketing program.

In all honesty, I don’t close 100%....
Forum: General Discussion 05-19-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 790
Posted By KAP
There are a couple of things that stand out...

There are a couple of things that stand out here...

1. You're over-run with calls for work, all referrals, and can't keep up... RAISE YOUR PRICES.

2. If you think $16-$20 is a good wage for...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-17-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 884
Posted By cwatbay
Another Post that got no traction on Facebook

I should probably post this stuff on CT first and see if it gets anywhere, before wasting my time on Facebook. Considering most of the liberal progressive types have un-friended me on Facebook, and,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-09-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 763
Posted By onmywayup
Market forces are working almost perfectly here....

Market forces are working almost perfectly here. All parties doing what they have the right and the incentive to do. It's fascinating to me to see how this will play out. Hope it doesn't get more...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,057
Posted By Chris Doom
Got the job, hiring primarily as a finish but...

Got the job, hiring primarily as a finish but with my background I could be asked to do any number of things. Looks like a nice steady 40 a week. Good starting pay for Cali and room for raises. Can't...
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 981
Posted By Rio
I've thought of doing worse...............

I've thought of doing worse...............
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 981
Posted By Chris Doom
Ok fine Bull, most of us, happy? lol

Ok fine Bull, most of us, happy? lol
Forum: Marketing & Sales 04-11-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,813
Posted By Calidecks
The busier I get the higher my prices the less I...

The busier I get the higher my prices the less I close. It's a supply and demand principle.


Mike.
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Forum: Marketing & Sales 04-10-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,813
Posted By Fishindude
70%+ The trick to having a high closing rate is...

70%+
The trick to having a high closing rate is doing a good job in the investigation and qualification process. Bouncing some budget numbers off of them and seeing how they swallow that number...
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,007
Posted By onmywayup
Turning down jobs

Time and again over the last few years, as we have gotten busier and busier and hired more guys, scaled up, etc., the number one advantage that I see coming out of that increase in business is the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-05-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 748
Posted By tjbnwi
Daughter called, told me I'm babysitting "my...

Daughter called, told me I'm babysitting "my girls" next weekend.

Tom
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