Tag: services pricing

UNICORN BLUE BRINGS COMPETITIVE PRICING STRATEGY TO TEACHER RECRUITMENT | Digital Journal

UNICORN BLUE BRINGS COMPETITIVE PRICING STRATEGY TO TEACHER RECRUITMENT | Digital Journal

Recruitment specialists Unicorn Blue do things differently. Their alternative to the contingency method is the “fixed fee per hire” method. It applies to all teachers who are hired in non–supervisory/ management roles. While the fixed price per hire charge depends on the number of teachers being recruited at the same time for a single project, […]

Turkish lira latest: what does the currency crisis mean for British holidaymakers? | The Independent

Turkish lira latest: what does the currency crisis mean for British holidaymakers? | The Independent

What’s the situation for people on holiday in Turkey now? They will hopefully be enjoying the sunshine, the sea and the culture of a beautiful and welcoming country. And if they have been changing money as they go over the past few days, they will find they are getting significantly more Turkish currency for their […]

Push For Hospital Price Transparency Continues | The National Review

Push For Hospital Price Transparency Continues | The National Review

As discussed in our previous blog, “CMS Pushes for Hospital Price Transparency in Proposed Rule”, on April 24, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) announced a proposed rule (CMS-1694-P) aimed at empowering patients through better access to hospital charge information. In an effort to fulfill the proposed rule’s objective, CMS suggested an […]

Amish Uber: Man Starts Horse and Buggy Rideshare Service in Michigan | Thrillist

Amish Uber: Man Starts Horse and Buggy Rideshare Service in Michigan | Thrillist

In America, it’s hard to build a business without millions in investment, but piggybacking off a wildly successful — if not imminently scandal-prone — company might help you carve out a niche. An Amish man in the small Michigan town of Colon has set his sights on the fertile rideshare business by offering transportation with a […]

A New Bill Banning Banks From Charging Overdraft Fees May Have Unintended Consequences | InsideSources

A New Bill Banning Banks From Charging Overdraft Fees May Have Unintended Consequences | InsideSources

But Borné believes the bill will force the market to adapt and be more fair to consumers. It may prompt banks to nix free checking account options, but banks would at least be more transparent about the fees they charge. “What you see is a lot of banks that offer free checking with no upfront monthly […]

Surgical price transparency tied to improved volume, revenue | Medical Press

Surgical price transparency tied to improved volume, revenue | Medical Press

(HealthDay)—Ambulatory surgery centers experience increases in patient volume, patient satisfaction, and revenue after adopting price transparency, according to a study published recently in The American Surgeon. Ambar Mehta, M.D., from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, and colleagues used data from six ambulatory surgery centers to characterize the impact of price transparency on a surgery center’s […]

Missouri’s health-care exchange to see modest rate increases after years of huge hikes | St. Louis Public Radio

Missouri’s health-care exchange to see modest rate increases after years of huge hikes | St. Louis Public Radio

When Missourians go to healthcare.gov to buy health insurance, they likely won’t be shocked by double-digit increases this year, according to data filed Wednesday with the state’s insurance department. Three existing carriers — and one new entry into the market — will offer plans with smaller increases than previous years. Two insurers offering healthcare.gov plans […]

Pricing Strategies: Value-Based Pricing (#03) [Video] | Mike Gastin

Pricing Strategies: Value-Based Pricing (#03) [Video] | Mike Gastin

This is the third in my series on pricing strategies. Value-based pricing is probably the most important aspect of pricing that any service business can implement. Done correctly, it can transform your business. Read complete article here: Pricing Strategies: Value-Based Pricing (#03) – YouTube.

99% of Americans don’t make this easy money-saving choice on health care | MarketWatch

99% of Americans don’t make this easy money-saving choice on health care | MarketWatch

You likely shop around to find the best prices for groceries, clothing, and electronics. But what about for medical procedures? If not, you should start today. Most Americans assume medical procedures are set at a relatively fixed cost, but they could be losing out on thousands of dollars a year by not shopping around, a […]

How to Price a Construction Project | Fine Homebuilding

How to Price a Construction Project | Fine Homebuilding

STEP ONE IN PRICING A CONSTRUCTION PROJECT Estimating is the first step in pricing construction work. Estimating is the act of calculating the approximate quantities and values of the scope of work. This is where you do your takeoffs and build the scope of work. You assign your standard unit prices to the quantities in […]