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.
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These days, you simply can’t afford not to have a LinkedIn profile if you want to maximise your chances of finding new sources of contract work. Here are some useful tips for making the most out of your LinkedIn profile.
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.
In this article, a recruitment expert explains why LinkedIn has become such an essential tool for contractors and recruiters alike, and what you can do to improve your online profile so your details rank highly in agency search results.
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.