[consulting] Costs of forking
dopry at thing.net
Wed Feb 22 23:08:39 UTC 2006
On Fri, 2006-02-10 at 07:22 -0800, Jason Flatt wrote:
> Do you people factor these sorts of things into your charges, and how so? Is
> it a flat +x%, or a flat +$y, or is there some sort of calculation made based
> on the project, i.e.: "I think I'll spend .5 hr filling out tax paperwork, so
> I'll add $z..."? I would think just adding a flat, say 5%, to whatever was
> decided was the price to charge would be the best, least thought processing
> way to go.
When I did sales for manufacturing I had to figure in an overhead % into
the labor costs...
hours * wage * (1+operational overhead)...
The operational overhead was something like overhead costs / labor
costs, for a given period.
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