Other Do my boss pay enough for me ?

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  1. donatas

    donatas Newcomer
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    I work as I window cleaner for one guy and he have a big round more than 1000 customers and plus gutters ect.. its just 2 of us him and me and his daily target is around 600 pounds and he pays me 80 pounds you think I should start my own bussines instead of 80 quid ?
     
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  2. donatas

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    and plus no holiday pay for me
     
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    stay where you are
     
  4. daveyboy

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    If you are happy with 80 quid then stay
    If you are not happy either have a discussion about wages with him or do something else
     
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    It will take you about 3-5 years to build a good reliable client base of 1000 customers to rival that of you boss.

    Boss aims for £600 per day.
    Less £120 tax
    Less £80 for you
    Less £100 for water supplies insurances fuel etc.
    That's half the money gone already without a detailed review of costing break down.

    Never as simple as boss makes me work and get's loads of wedge it's not fair!

    Perhaps go to boss and say:
    I work hard. I am loyal. I am good at my job. Your customers like me. I would like an extra £20 per day.

    If the above points are true he may well say yes.

    Just remember he is already paying you over minimum wage and living wage.

    Proceed with caution. Greed can backfire.
     
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  6. adamangler

    adamangler Wakefield Window Warrior
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    If theres no holiday pay then you must not have a contract of employment and youre probably getting cash in hand.

    £400 per week cash in your hand isnt bad at all if your not paying tax or owt on it, would take you a fair while to come home with 400 profit every week when you add in expenses and all the other joys of running a business.

    400 in hand, no stress, turn up clean and go home, doesnt sound such a bad deal.

    not that you can live this way forever, youll never get a mortgage etc whilst technically unemployed and i cant condone raping the system either.

    If you are legit employed then why no holiday pay?
     
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  7. Diwrnach

    Diwrnach Grand Master
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    I always suggest working for yourself, but it will take awhile to get to the same place you are now, £80 a day is pretty decent when you don't have to worry about getting customers/chasing payments/keeping vehicle on the road and a hundred other things you don't realise it takes when running a business.

    Also! rotate that bow arm elbow its not bent straight, you need to rotate it clockwise, and need more back tension imagine someone is pushing on your elbow and your pushing it backwards.
     
  8. donatas

    donatas Newcomer
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    I don't
     
  9. donatas

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    All above might be correct but insurance and water doesn't cost him 3000 pounds a month man he have fixed water witch is 50 pounds a month and his insurance is around 500 a year . but thank you for your opinion .
     
  10. donatas

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    Well I was thinking get a bussines loan from bank amd get myself a little round with van and all .. and if I can make around 1300 pounds a month I am happy
     
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