The Golden Quarter – Are You Ready?

The Golden Quarter – Are You Ready?

With all of the talk about Brexit are we at risk of forgetting that in 13 weeks we’ll be heading into our yearly Furlough period – that time of the year when clients try to save money by standing their Contractors down for 2 weeks over the Christmas period… ‘We’re in...

Have you scheduled time to THINK

What a great weekend we’ve just had, the sunny weather has been amazing & having the time to spend with family & friends has made me realise I need to make more of my weekends in the future. I’ve also had time to think this weekend – when was...
Own Your Own Future

Own Your Own Future

We can’t control all aspects of our lives, but those that we can; we should. We have many choices in life, most of which boil down to how happy we want to be. When it comes to our careers, some of us work to live and others live to work. Which category do you want to...
You Are Special…

You Are Special…

…or if you’re not now you will need to be soon! Our research into what factors will be taken into account by hiring managers for IR35 compliance has uncovered one big recurring theme…specialist roles are more likely to be categorised as outside IR35....
Imposter Syndrome: Signs, symptoms and solutions

Imposter Syndrome: Signs, symptoms and solutions

We all know there are so many perks to being self-employed and being your own boss. We believe the positives far outweigh the negatives. But there’s one thing that pretty much every self-employed person experiences at some point in their career, be they a contractor,...
Not all contractors are created equal….

Not all contractors are created equal….

We’re all familiar with Thomas Jefferson’s famous quote, ‘all men are created equal’. But how much do we really believe in that? Surely a statement so profound is a little outdated for today’s society, in more ways than one. For a start…….what about women?...
Fear of change

Fear of change

The fear of changing jobs: what’s stopping you? Ever get the feeling that you’re stuck in a rut? Caught up in a dead-end job and seemingly going nowhere? We’ve all been there. But the difference is, only some of us will have the guts and determination to make the...
Get Out There!

Get Out There!

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Our Planning Approach

Our Planning Approach

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Our Research Tools

Our Research Tools

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