Do you set time aside for professional development?

Having the freedom to define your own career path is one of the many perks of becoming a contractor in the first place. However, this freedom can also be seen as a disadvantage. As a contractor, it’s your responsibility to develop your own skills and pursue the right training. For […]

Sophie Sophie , 21 June 2018

When’s the right time to up your contractor rate?

With the cost of living at a six-year high, households up and down the country are feeling the strain. Despite this problem, many professionals are wary of pushing for better pay, and asking for a pay rise is still considered something of a taboo. Although annual reviews and work appraisals […]

Gareth Bough Gareth Bough , 14 June 2018

Your guide to contracting cycles

Contractors use cycles to determine when the best time is to take on long term work, enjoy a short term contract, or forge ahead with the search for contract work. Whether you are new to the contract market, or a time-served independent, getting to know these contracting cycles is essential […]

Sophie Sophie , 7 June 2018

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