billable hours

Subject: billable hours
From: Milan Davidović <milan -dot- lists -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2010 15:19:48 -0400

Regarding the rule of thumb about freelancers being able to bill for
half the hours worked, given here:

Does that ring true for those of you who work as freelancers? I don't,
and I've been to only a few talks on freelance tech writing, but I've
never heard of this before.

Milan DavidoviÄ

Use Doc-To-Help's XML-based editor, Microsoft Word, or HTML and
produce desktop, Web, or print deliverables. Just write (or import)
and Doc-To-Help does the rest. Free trial:

Explore CAREER options and paths related to Technical Writing,
learn to create SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS documents, and
get tips on FUNCTIONAL SPECIFICATION best practices. Free at:

You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-

To unsubscribe send a blank email to
techwr-l-unsubscribe -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
or visit

To subscribe, send a blank email to techwr-l-join -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com

Send administrative questions to admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Please move off-topic discussions to the Chat list, at:


Previous by Author: Re: [OT]: rabbit-trapping instructions
Next by Author: Re: Document Process Description Online?
Previous by Thread: RE: RE: Houston, we have an auction
Next by Thread: Re: billable hours

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads