Although things are different when you’re a contractor, good presentation and being prepared are equally important if you’re going for a client interview.
Living / Working as a Contractor
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When you’re running your own contracting business, it’s important to get paid promptly by your customers so you can keep your cash flow healthy and ensure your business stays on the right track.
In the cut and thrust of modern-day contracting, flexibility is king; and the ability to be able to travel with work, and work effectively remotely has never been more important. We consider how you can you achieve the ultimate goal of a virtual business; something that can be managed from anywhere in the world with […]
You’ve just got off the phone, and you’re excited. You submitted your CV this morning and you didn’t even have to chase the agency for a response; they called you an hour later to say that your skillset and experience is a great match and they would like to submit your details to the client.
Many clients carry out a series of checks on contractors before offering them a new role. With the help of an expert, we look at what pre-employment screening involves, and how it may affect you.
If you’re applying for a contract where you will have access to ‘sensitive’ information or assets, you’ll need to hold valid security clearance. We look at the different types of clearance levels, and why you may have trouble securing certain roles.