One of the biggest and most imminent obstacles for recruiters isn’t the ongoing Brexit saga or the slightly over-dramatised emergence and evolvement of A.I. No, it is of course the impending GDPR changes. No doubt you’ve received a flurry of e-mails swamp your inbox all asking you if you wish to continue hearing from them.… Continue reading GDPR struggles as a recruiter →
The job market is becoming increasingly competitive all the time. With so many roles readily available on a regular basis, though this spells good news for those actively seeking, it means recruiters’ lives are that more busier when trying to fill these roles. And with their working lives intensified, this makes it even more difficult… Continue reading Candidate Profile No-No’s →
Good Morning Contractors! iContract is a hub of activity currently! We’re only 2 weeks into the month of May and we’ve already seen fantastic results recorded for both contractors and recruiters! Contractors like YOU on the iContract platform, have already been… Invited to apply for over 150 contracts! Made over 650 applications for contracts! Made… Continue reading iContract’s community is active! Update your profile and be a part of its growing success story! →
iContract’s Service Provider Community have been busy again providing you with more helpful resources to support you in your working lives as contractors! This week, our friends at CMME have created a fantastic guide book on Contractor Mortgages. This guide book advises on the types of borrowing options for contractors when it comes to mortgages,… Continue reading Download our free guide book from CMME for top mortgage advice as a contractor! →
As a full time employee, you’re likely to be fairly content with your work. But there are many cases now of people who find their full time roles extremely rewarding! If you’re one of those people, good for you! But there are in fact a lot of people out there who are unsatisfied with their… Continue reading Bad habits of full time work →
Exciting things are happening at iContract that we know will help you find that much needed contractor and enhance your hiring needs!
The government has expressed their view that it is unfair for a self-employed person to be paying less tax and National Insurance than a permanent employee who earns the same.
The recruitment industry has certainly had its mix of challenges over the years, but despite everything, it has come out stronger and always adapted to change for the better. Warnings that recruitment could one day be replaced altogether by technology and automation appear to be slightly over hyped. Where technology might give recruiting a good… Continue reading Contractors…a fantastic resource in these agile times →
With the recent great weather we’ve had, you might be dreaming of early finishes and heading down to your local beer garden to soak up the sunshine. But alas, you’re stuck confined within the four walls of your office. You’re then dreaming of enjoying the freedom and flexibility that can come with contracting. The freedom… Continue reading Jumping head-first into Contracting – how easy is it? →