So You Want to Go Contracting? – Paul Taylor
A Step-by-Step Guide to the World of Freelancing, Interim Management and Contracting.
“This is a “must have” book which all would be aspiring entrepreneurs who want to enter the world of Freelancing, Interim Management and Contracting.
It also provides great questions that you need to ask yourself before embarking on this career route!”
“Really helpful guide to contracting. I had been a contractor for years and wished I had this book to hand when I started. Full of practical tips and guidance. A must read for all those taking the plunge into contracting. Thanks, Paul, for writing this book.”
– Amazon Reviews 2019, 5 Stars.
Consultant, Chair and NED, Speaker, Author, Mentor and Lecturer Paul Taylor is waiting for your answer. Have you ever thought about going freelance? Interim management or contracting? Many of us have considered the perks of going freelance, the control, the freedom, the prospects of greater success. It can be a nervous thought, like undertaking anything where you are existing as a lone wolf, and if you are one of those people, have you properly considered the necessary factors to go about it the right way?
The aspects Paul addresses in his step-by-step guide is mandatory for anyone looking for a new lease of life into freelancing and contracting. Valuable questions are asked and addressed including:
> Is it a good choice for you?
> How do you set yourself up as a contractor?
> How do you get your first assignment?
> How do you operate on a day-to-day basis?
> Are you unsure about your IR35 status?
By the end of this book, you will have accumulated information to help you make the right decision for you, indicated through Paul’s expert expository writing and listicle style, full of the best tips and advice of whether contract is the right fit for you.
Inside you will find out what is required to make the ‘jump’ from permanent employment to contract work.
Informative, succinct, reassuring, relatable and accessible, So You Want to Go Contracting, needs no further additional resources next to it. Providing clarity, great use of comparison and with a wide outreach to all, Paul is your perfect partner to get you through any indecision or gaps in knowledge that you seek if you’re in the mood to make a professional change.
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Kindle Edition: £4.99
About the Author
He is Chair and NED for a variety of industries and social enterprises (including a film production company that offers opportunities to the BAME community, and firm that promotes awareness of gambling addictions and associated problems within gambling, especially within the primary target of young people. Additionally, he is an Associate Lecturer for the Open University STEM, teaching Technology Management.
Paul Taylor has taken to many platforms as an author and speaker on a variety of subjects including, change management, freelancing, technology and regulations, also being mentor to various people on areas of career planning, changes in career and change management.
Author Paul has obtained an MBA from the Open University in 1999 and is currently studying for a PhD at Middlesex University.