Re: billable hours

Subject: Re: billable hours
From: Kat Nagel <lists -at- masterworkconsulting -dot- com>
To: Milan DavidoviÄ <milan -dot- lists -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 05 Apr 2010 15:33:33 -0400

On 2010-04-05 3:19 PM, Milan DavidoviÄ wrote:
> 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.

Some weeks, most of my working hours are billable. Some weeks, almost
none are. There are so many variables that I'm reluctant to generalize,
but I'd say I average between half and two-thirds most of the time.

Kat Nagel
Owner, MasterWork Consulting


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