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Subject:Estimating From:Jill R Shapiro <jsbz+ -at- ANDREW -dot- CMU -dot- EDU> Date:Thu, 6 Jan 1994 09:40:27 -0500
I'm recently on my own as a freelancer in technical and business
writing. I have a question about estimating: How do you go about
estimating the time it will take you to do large projects? I have been
very successful at estimating time for editing smaller jobs (usually 1/2
hour per page), but with writing, indexing, and design work, I'm purely
guessing. Any suggestions?
At present, I am biddingsubmitting a proposal for an indexing job, so
I'm most interested in that.