One of the most frequently asked questions by contractors and freelancers before they register with an umbrella company is how much they will get paid? We thought we’d answer this question in a simple and straightforward way so you can easily understand the umbrella company take home pay. The margin …
Today, Chancellor Osborne delivers the first Tory-only budget for almost two decades. Paul’s laughing. Peter? Not so much.
The Resolution Foundation report into self-employed pensions is plain scary. Those contributing have dropped by half since 2001/2. Is this why?
An NSCC study projects stalling in the construction sector without investment in skills. For those already qualified, opportunity knocks.
Start Ups and SMEs were the focus of Lord Young’s report. Barriers to growth, marketing and the public sector should all be removed, suggests the PM’s adviser.
Contractors can have a love/hate relationship with their recruitment agency. Why, though? There’s more to hiring than simply ticking a box in a timesheet.
Thanks to a GrowthAccelerator, new business initiative recently unveiled by Vince Cable, £200 million in funding will soon be made available for the brightest businesses in the UK – and industry experts say that contractors that work with umbrella companies are in an excellent position to benefit from the new, positive attention.