Construction Work Ahead–Part 4 of 4

The Marq

So we start talking about the offer: the salary , vacation, and other perks. No gas card or car allowance like I had with Bernards, but a base salary increase that makes it about equal to what I was making. They were appreciative of that approach and I let them know that I would like to keep them as a connection and would “network” and let others know of their interests. Guest Business Strategies Networking Motivational

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5 tips for Being a Freelance Worker

45 Things

The biggest fixed cost an employer has is payroll," says Tim Ozier , director of contract staffing at MRINetwork in Philadelphia. Online networking sites such as LinkedIn are critical steps in letting others know of your availability for contract work and the skills you can bring to the table. When employers hire a temp for a full-time position, they often offer a higher salary than if making an outside hire.

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My thoughts on the multi-VA model

Virtual Moxie

I have several amazing subcontractors as team members, yet, when I needed someone to come into my office to work on a more 'employee' basis, I hired an actual employee and she's been on my payroll for 3+ years. I agree with not disturbing the quality of a one on one relationship, however multiple platform one on one's creates a network of advice, and information and direction that a single VA practice could never compete with.

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