To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question

Ms. Career Girl

The post To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question appeared first on Ms. There is also a side-question of whether or not you are a freelance worker by choice or because there are no other choices. This sidebar, however, comes with a very real caveat, which is to say that employers have found out the benefits of forcing their workers to accept freelance contracts, which takes away serious financial and human service obligations associated with hiring employees.

short answer Saturday: another job search edition — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager short answer Saturday: another job search edition January 29, 2011 We did a job search edition of short answer Saturday last week , but the questions keep piling up so here’s another one. I am currently job hunting and a few days ago stumbled upon a position that was the perfect fit for my skill set, experience, and place. A job description asks for me to send a resume and “salary range.&#

2011 57

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Is Penelope Trunk Feeding Gen Y “Career Crack”?

Ms. Career Girl

In the post, titled “ Why Job Hoppers Make the Best Employees ,&# Penelope argues the following five points to be true: Job hoppers have more intellectually rewarding careers. Job hoppers have more stable careers. Job hoppers are higher performers. Job hoppers are more loyal. Job hoppers are more emotionally mature. I’m a bit impatient and I have both a day job and a “passion project.&# How would you define a job hopper?

2010 185

wee answer Wednesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

I’ve been working at a county government job for just about 10 years, and I’m 30 years old. My name had come up a few times as someone to talk to about doing the job on a contract basis.). I would like to accept this job, in addition to keeping my regular job. I currently work 37 hours per week, and this job would be an additional 20 hours per week. I have been working at two different jobs for the past few years. ” on job applications.

2013 55

something cool and free for you

Ask A Manager

Going through the sign-up form it asks for ‘Company Name’ & ‘Job Title’… ugh Any ideas? :) Reply Ask a Manager February 15, 2011 at 9:05 pm Absolutely it applies to you as well! I think you could put anything you want in those boxes — unemployed, freelance, or whatever seems right. Job title is not a required field. 3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? job searching?

2011 56

short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

Here we go… Figuring out pay as a contractor I have never worked as a contractor but was contacted about a potential contract job and asked to provide my pay requirements plus gas cost. The contract job is simular to my old salary job that paid $49,000 but has a little more responsibilites. I need advice about a difficulty with my job: gossip. I saw my job posted I am currently interning (and underemployed) at a firm. do I have to be perfect to get a job?

2011 55

short answer Saturday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

Do your job to the best of your ability, and let him be accountable for his own performance. I interviewed for the job, but did not get it. I applied and got an interview, but did not get the job once again. It was the same department, same job, same job description all three times. How I convey that I’m smart in job applications? I’m job-searching as a recent graduate with only one full-time job under my belt.

2011 55