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Contractors ”splashing out before VAT rise”

by Alan Little

3 December 2010, Comments 0

VAT is set to rise by 2.5 per cent come January, with contractors looking to spend in order to save in December A rise […]


Wintry weather ”should not disrupt contractor”s work”

by Alan Little

3 December 2010, Comments 0

Companies which use cloud computing and flexible working practices will allow contractors to avoid disruption. The snow may have left contractors stranded on their […]


Female contractors ”should be able to breastfeed at work”

by Alan Little

3 December 2010, Comments 0

Allowing a female contractor to breastfeed their new-born child will mean they can get back into the flow of work easier. Female contractors who […]


Contractors urged to be wary of when starting new work

by Alan Little

2 December 2010, Comments 0

There are many things which could make a new contract more negative than it is positive. When starting a new line of work, it […]


Contractors should take falling confidence ”with pinch of salt”

by Alan Little

2 December 2010, Comments 0

A fall in confidence is likely to be felt in Britain in the near future, but may not be as bad as some fear. […]