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Apprenticeship fund ”available to IT contractors”

by Alan Little

26 July 2011, Comments 0

IT contractors could be provided with additional support for taking on apprentices, under new government funding plans. A new fund is being launched to […]


Contractors and sole traders ”true entrepreneurs”

by Alan Little

25 July 2011, Comments 0

Contractors and sole traders display the behaviours of entrepreneurs and have a key role to play in creating growth in the UK economy. Single-person […]


Contractor numbers may rise ”due to flexible working popularity boost”

by Alan Little

25 July 2011, Comments 0

Flexible working means contractors have more freedom about when and where they work. A growing number of workers will be choosing to work as […]


Contractors surveyed on reasons for freelancing

by Alan Little

22 July 2011, Comments 0

A PCG survey has revealed that around half of freelancers entered the lifestyle purposefully. Members of the Professional Contractors Group (PCG) have been quizzed […]


PCG making report on value of contractors

by Alan Little

22 July 2011, Comments 0

The PCG is preparing a document on what contractors add to the economy. The Professional Contractors Group (PCG) has responded to the meeting of […]