All hope abandon ye who enter here. Seriously.
MF - starting a thread implying OldHack is an animal lover. Suspected temporary suicide - 30.11.2012 - 7 days
I am just about to embark on a new contract where I will be staying away......in Basingstoke :ohwell
Are there any good tips for
The best "contractor" hotels to go for (I am thinking chains here)
Occupying your time constructively in the evening
Do you want to be the football brain of ContractorUK? Do you want forum bragging rights?
You may have talked the talk on the forum about football but can you walk the walk...
Are you the Pep or Jose of football knowledge? Or just the Hodgson, still undecided on their best 11 and resting all...
I mean, much as I like Hart Skis - Mogul Skis, All Mountain Skis, Best All Mountain Skis
It's https://www.head.com/en/sports/ski/ for me.
Not driven for a long time, sold my car a while back, now I'm looking at jumping back in, dunno whether go for sensible, or second mid life crisis....
So, I've narrowed it down to Hyundai Ioniq (hybrid, will go by lease) or 8 year old Maserati Quattroporte, will buy.
Head says Ioniq, heart...
NLYUK wanted me to ask!
Line them up folks
Does anyone else go?
West India Quay's my nearest and there's some good stuff on.
Have we done this?
Poor little Adolph... he'll have the tanks rolling over Poland (again) in about 30 years or so...
MrsMac things it's strange that when I WFH I set myself up on the kitchen table, but the way I see it I am close to the kettle, its usually the warmest room in the house, SONOS is setup so I am entertained, being from an Irish family the front room was never to be used, always needed to be kept...
Hi - newbie here so don't shoot! Query is along the lines that I have a possible opportunity in Brussels, for 180 days work, that also includes travel to other countries outside of Belgium, and also includes time working in the UK. The end client in Belgium is actually a client of a UK company for...
High-Speed Trader Teza Sells Assets to Rival Quantlab
Further contractions in a struggling sector
Since then, business has gotten tougher for HFT firms, which use computers to execute rapid-fire trades of stocks, bonds, futures or other assets. Traders say a drop-off in volatility has made it...
Thats gonna make travelling annoying if you don't like checking laptops in the hold.
UK flight ban on devices to be announced - BBC News
With all then negativity that had been abounding of late, let's not lose sight of the the fact that we are about to enter the most wonderful time of year.
The advent of spring is like emerging from the darkness before the dawn and already the hedgerows around Pip Towers are burgeoning with...
Posted on behalf of a friend(yes really!): -
Advice time for the legal folks or anyone with experience
So the summons came through with the details of a motorcycle office from last year ->
"drive a mechanically propelled vehicle on a road without due care and attention"
Ive been working through my limited company for a client via an agency. As the agency contracts are coming to an end with the client, the client wants to hire me directly as an individual contractor (I assume this will be as a sole trader) on the same daily rate.
Can you guys advise if...
The reports are finally published and both recommend and accelerated increase in the state pension age. In short this means if you are 50 or under expect your pension age to go up by at least a year- linky
Oh and the government (of any colour) will bring this in quietly which is why I'm...
UK millionaires think Brexit will make them even richer, survey finds
"Rich ‘now taking a more positive view’ of Britain’s departure from the EU, UBS Wealth Management finds"
Just got letter from council, "rateable" value of office is up over 50% :mad
BBC - Future - The invention of â€˜heterosexualityâ€™
The 1901 Dorland’s Medical Dictionary defined heterosexuality as an “abnormal or perverted appetite toward the opposite sex."
What do you think about idea of a course for permanent employees to help start contracting?
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