Tag: hourly pricing

Park District golf faces day of decision | JournalStar

Park District golf faces day of decision | JournalStar

GolfVisions representatives described their season-pass plan in which golfers could choose from a varied level of customized passes. They might include a pass for all-access, for one course, for seniors, for juniors or for late afternoon play among other options. Punch cards for limited play would also be made available. With these different types of […]

‘That’s not a revenue model’: firms stuck in factory age, says Tim Williams | Financial Review

‘That’s not a revenue model’: firms stuck in factory age, says Tim Williams | Financial Review

That costing model is driven by a Karl Marx-inspired labour theory of value, and Williams argues it’s economically unsustainable. So much so, he predicts within the next decade very few firms will price on billable hours. “Accountants would go into a factory and count the cost, and the owner would work out cost-plus pricing. That’s not pricing, […]

Let’s Talk: Would you shop at midnight if groceries were cheaper? | Starts at 60

Let’s Talk: Would you shop at midnight if groceries were cheaper? | Starts at 60

Fixed pricing could be a thing of the past. The thought of shopping in the dead of night may sound unappealing but if it meant you could save hundreds on your monthly grocery bill, you may change your tune. It seems retail experts are predicting fixed prices will be virtually non-existent within five years. A […]

PGA EuroPro Tour is the latest vision for The Ageas Bowl | Daily Echo

PGA EuroPro Tour is the latest vision for The Ageas Bowl | Daily Echo

Hall, who was one of the first junior members of the Ageas Bowl’s original nine-hole course a decade ago, attended nearby Wildern School and has an inclusive vision for Boundary Lakes. “We want to build the ladies and junior sections and make golf a bit more fun as well as keeping 350-400 members happy on […]

How to Qualify Clients for Your New Fixed Fee Pricing Model | Hubdoc

How to Qualify Clients for Your New Fixed Fee Pricing Model | Hubdoc

Some clients want the basics and may not be interested in the higher-value advice that makes fixed fees pricing a good solution. Some are more comfortable paying an hourly rate. They like that they can see how many hours of your time they get for what they pay. Each task you complete is accounted for […]

Why Old Pricing Models Are Unethical | CPA Trendlines

Why Old Pricing Models Are Unethical | CPA Trendlines

I personally feel that pricing by the hour in arrears is an unethical way to price. Here’s why: When you price by the hour you are not incentivized to be as efficient as possible and get the job done super-fast. In fact, you are directly incentivized to do the task slower. You are incentivized to […]

Pricing professional services, again | Agile

Pricing professional services, again | Agile

Here’s a bit of the note I got recently from a blog reader: I’m planning to start doing consulting and projects of seismic interpretation and prospect generations but I don’t know what’s a fair price to charge for services. I sure there’re many of factors. I was wondering if you can share some tips on […]

Value-Based Pricing: A Smarter Way to Set Freelance Writing Rates | The Write Life

Value-Based Pricing: A Smarter Way to Set Freelance Writing Rates | The Write Life

Want to level up as a freelance writer and start landing bigger contracts and better-paying clients? In The Creative Class, Paul shares the pricing, marketing and productivity skills he’s honed in his 16+ years of freelancing. *Deal alert* The best news of all? Paul is kindly offering The Write Life readers $100 off when you […]

A pay-by-the-hour greens fee is genius. And slightly diabolical | Golf Digest

A pay-by-the-hour greens fee is genius. And slightly diabolical | Golf Digest

A resort in Missouri believes it can mitigate slow play, one of golf’s systematic, destructive issues. The answer is genius. And slightly diabolical. The Lodge of Four Seasons, located in Lake Ozark, will feature dynamic pricing at its courses this season. Rather than a traditional flat green-fee rate, golfers instead will pay for the time […]

Unique Golf by the Hour at Lake of the Ozarks Resort Offers Greater Value for Players, More | PRNewswire

Unique Golf by the Hour at Lake of the Ozarks Resort Offers Greater Value for Players, More | PRNewswire

LAKE OZARK, Mo., Jan. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Golfers heading to the Lake of the Ozarks, one of the Midwest’s top travel destinations, will find new value in 2017 through a unique, new pricing model at The Cove and The Ridge golf courses at the Lodge of Four Seasons waterfront resort. The Lodge’s new golf by […]