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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Webinar: The 4 main styles of CV for Contractors - which ones work and which don't

    The latest ‘must see’ webinar will be providing leading-edge advice on the different styles of CVs for Contractors and the specifics of how to put them together. The webinar will delve into the science and psychology behind a Contractor CV with very specific guidance on how to write each section. ...

    Started by administrator, 8th June 2017 15:31
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Public sector contracting

    Just received this from an agency that some regard as being a bit Crap.

    Started by DaveB, 6th August 2012 12:49
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Security Clearance (SC) Q&A Read first before asking questions

    Please find below an accumulation of questions that have featured on some of the many reptitive questions about SC. Maybe by putting them in a stickie and adding when we get new ones we can bat some of the drudgery off. I have given canned answers from what I read on the forum but you know how...

    Started by northernladuk, 23rd March 2010 22:38
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    security clearance, security cleared
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: I just need to get two references ...

    Been out now for 3 months - 1 month was moving house and sat on my hole for the last 2. Usual story, Jobserved to death, and now dealing with the cretins. Over the last month, nearly every agency has asked for two references before they will "put me forward". Now I didn't come down in the last...

    Started by fitzy73, 5th August 2008 15:30
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    agency, references
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Moving to Germany. Who to inform, P85?, NHS?

    Hello IT Contractors, I shall be moving to Germany next month and spending 14 months on a contract. I was reading up and apparently I need to fill out a P85 form and let the NHS know that I shall be moving etc? Even though I shall still be maintaining a home here in the UK is there any...

    Started by themeditator, 7th April 2010 10:13
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    contracting overseas, germany
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Opt out of Conduct of employment agencies 2003 act?

    Having read the leaflet I'm assuming this is a good idea because it seems not to do would harm you;re case with regards to IR35?

    Started by psychocandy, 22nd May 2011 12:56
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Behaviour in the Professional Forums

    I have noticed an increase in squabbling and bickering in the Professional forums of late. I am not amused. I do not care who starts the squabbling. I will finish it by banning all participants. The more persistant the squabbling the longer the ban. Feel free to disagree and correct but...

    Started by cojak, 10th June 2011 08:29
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    10th January 2016 20:25 Go to last post
  1. Contract daily rate pay cut or 4 weeks notice

    Hello all, Long time reader, first-time poster. I've been in my current contract as Ltd company for over 2 years but the client has now requested that all contractors are to take a pay cut (varying between 10% and 2.5% dependent on role) or face 4 weeks notice. I hadn't decided which way or...

    Started by Naq, 30th May 2017 10:54
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  2. Is it worth moving to contracting?

    Hi, Am currently a permanent employee but have been thinking of going into contracting for a few months now. However, have heard that IR35 now applies to contractors working in public sector and it will also be introduced next April for private sector. Is it worth going into contracting...

    Started by user3284, 25th May 2017 10:06
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  3. Contracting in Prague?

    Anyone with any experience of this? if so how did it work out for you? tax implications/insurance, that sort of thing?

    Started by Elliegirl, 3rd June 2017 15:49
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  4. IPSE Manifesto

    IPSE seem to be stepping up in terms of lobbying. A manifesto and vans with signs. It may not necessarily be successful but kudos to trying something more/new/different pre Taylor.

    Started by youngguy, 31st May 2017 17:29
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  5. Moved: Role Inside IR35 and Outside IR35 with Different Agencies

    Started by Zylon, 1st June 2017 15:14
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    1st June 2017 17:28 Go to last post
  6. taking long breaks

    Hi, I was wondering what peoples experiences have been if they've tried contracting for say 6 months a year and having 6 months off .. I'm now in my 50s, mortgage paid off, pension (sipp) ok, and currently enough savings to last a year on the bench without having to sell any assets so...

    Started by slogger, 21st May 2017 17:53
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  7. Any recent experience with Yorkshire Bank Business accounts...??

    All, Am in the process to change my business account from Barclays Business as not worth paying fees...Been with them 3 years... Yorkshire Bank seems to be very tempting with below offer..???? Looks like offer open for established business as well. is there any better Offer by anyone...

    Started by Darren_Test, 31st May 2017 15:47
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    31st May 2017 18:33 Go to last post
  8. Gatwick lounge

    Hi, Got an afternoon flight booked on a Friday and so wanted to work from the airport, anyone know of any quiet coffee shops or lounges I could use. I don't mind paying as long as it's not extortionate. Thanks VC

    Started by VillageContractor, 15th May 2017 10:47
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  9. What constitutes success for the Tories?

    Majority of 40? 50? I think they will do better but you never know.

    Started by northernladyuk, 31st May 2017 17:56
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  10. Webinar: LinkedIn’s recent changes – prevent them hurting your Contractor business

    LinkedIn’s recent changes – how to make adjustments to your profile to maintain your visibility and make sure your profile and CV are working together. You are probably aware of LinkedIn's recent changes, your profile will have changed already or will be doing so very soon. These changes will...

    Started by administrator, 16th May 2017 10:11
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  11. Asking for advice

    I've heard what the general consensus is on working for a charity (ie. Don't do it) But this would be on a GDPR project, the main reason for me going for it. Tô be fair, the charity is one of the biggest in the UK, so maybe not so disorganised? Got the offer, lowish rate and away from home...

    Started by Antman, 26th May 2017 15:23
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  12. Agency have put wrong daily rate on contract and have only just noticed...2 months in

    History: I started a 6 month contract 2 months ago and had agreed a rate (x) with the agency. When my contract came through it was rate (y) (an additional £100 per day.) The agency have effectively put the client rate down that they are charging me out at rather than what I agreed with them. ...

    Started by contractmonkey, 25th May 2017 11:11
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  13. 'Story Writing' competition for Home Office roles..??

    One agency yesterday forwarded me a list of 10+ story/event writing (like STAR) questions for a senior role at Home Office!!! Anyone aware of this type of process..? Is this from HO or the agency added it..? Agency is telling HO will see CVs only after evaluating these stories!! Anyone seen...

    Started by Darren_Test, 25th May 2017 16:57
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    30th May 2017 07:26 Go to last post
  14. Contract ending, best way to handle?

    Hi, I'm new on here, I'd consider myself a bit inexperienced at contracting, being on only my 3rd contract in 3 years. I've hunted through the forum trying to find similar questions and haven't found any that really apply to my particular situation, but if I've missed one, please do point it out...

    Started by chickenlegs, 24th May 2017 13:38
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  15. UK/Austria Taxation for Ltd companies

    Good afternoon All, I am writing to see if anyone has any experience with UK limited companies fulfilling contracts with Austrian companies? If you know a solicitor or accountant with that exact experience I would like to hear about them too. My situation is going into a contract between my...

    Started by gipsyair, 27th May 2017 17:37
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  16. Question Is it normal to have 3 interviews for a short term contract ????

    Hi all. I had an hour long first interview with a retail bank just over 2 weeks ago for a contract role, which went well, with three interviewers. A bit of overkill to have three present I thought, but hey-ho. Anyway, I fed back to the agency consultant who said that they would likely make a...

    Started by ziggystardust, 16th June 2015 10:20
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  17. Holiday pay in Sweden

    Hello, I am a UK citizen and I live and work in Sweden. My temporary contract, however, is with a UK recruitment company who recruited me specifically to work for a large Swedish organisation. I have been in this contract since September 2016 and I have right of residency but not citizenship in...

    Started by Serena Joy, 22nd May 2017 08:54
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  18. Newbie Director of a company

    Hi, I am Luigi I am italian but Uk resident. In April I have signed a contract to be from the 1 of June director of a company. Yesterday I have received my reward in advance for the first year as written in the contract. Today the shareholder of the company called me asking money return and...

    Started by Luigi72, 26th May 2017 11:52
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    26th May 2017 17:18 Go to last post
  19. Have you used this site ?

    Has anyone used this site TheConsultantHub.com and if so what was your experience ?

    Started by OneJag, 25th May 2017 11:51
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  20. Genpact ??

    I am in the process of potentially going Perm and have been interviewing with a consultancy called Genpact (contract market is so dire and been out of work for nearly 5 months so looking at Perm route). Anyone worked with Genpact before? If so what are they like to work for?

    Started by Daplayer321, 22nd May 2017 17:36
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    25th May 2017 06:56 Go to last post

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