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Unemployment falls by 49,000, contractors told

by Alan Little

11 August 2010, Comments 0

The unemployment rate has fallen by 49,000 people. Unemployment has fallen by approximately 49,000 people, new figures have shown, which could be good news […]


Umbrella company users: Freelancers ”should raise their rates”

by Alan Little

10 August 2010, Comments 0

Raising one”s rates could be a useful strategy for umbrella company users, it has been claimed. Freelancers using umbrella companies should consider raising their […]


Contractors advice: Working outside of a written contract “very dangerous”

by Alan Little

9 August 2010, Comments 0

It is not advisable to begin work on a project without a written contract for the job, an expert has claimed. Contractors who want […]


Contractor opportunities ”remain available in public sector”

by Alan Little

9 August 2010, Comments 0

Recruitment opportunities remain available in the public sector, it has been claimed. Despite the public sector”s intention to make redundancies, there are still recruitment […]


Contractors ”must handle leaving a project carefully”

by Alan Little

9 August 2010, Comments 0

Departing from a project can be a delicate process for contractors, an expert has warned. Contractors who are finishing a project and preparing to […]