If you must go down this path, be aware of how these shortcuts impact you.
Once you have a short list of candidates based on qualifications, (and ONLY then) you can consider price.
This list of criteria should be used for pre-qualifying Contractors to participate in a solicitation.
Allowing a vendor to add mark-up on top of the costs of his own resources leads to a double dip by the vendor.
The interview I went out to North Carolina for went well. The Company made an offer and I have accepted. I am thrilled to be working with some great people in a great Company. I begin work next Tuesday. The downside is I won’t be able to continued marketing Procurpro while I work for my new Company….
The couple stood their in front of their home with their roof exposed and a pile of old roof tiles on the front lawn…Basically, there is no choice but to accept the change order and move on.