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15
Mar
Promote and validate your profile on LinkedIn to become a sought after Contractor!

Promote and validate your profile on LinkedIn to become a sought after Contractor!

Posted Wednesday, March 15, 2017

By now, you undoubtedly know that a strong LinkedIn profile is critical for your Contracting career and your personal brand. But with over 470 million LinkedIn users, how do you craft a profile that stands out? In our recent blog, we outlined how to create an effective profile, but in this post we discuss how…

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07
Mar
LinkedIn: The Undisputed Champion of Professional Networking – Make Sure Your Profile Is Working For You

LinkedIn: The Undisputed Champion of Professional Networking – Make Sure Your Profile Is Working For You

Posted Tuesday, March 7, 2017

With more than 460 million members worldwide, LinkedIn is the undisputed champion of professional networking. A powerful tool for individuals and companies alike looking to make new connections, generate leads, and build their brand – Professional Contractors shouldn’t wait another moment to actively incorporate LinkedIn into their daily marketing strategy. As THE primary channel for…

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02
Mar
The Top Apps Contractors Need!

The Top Apps Contractors Need!

Posted Thursday, March 2, 2017

If you’ve ever tried assembling flat pack furniture without that special allen key, you know how important the right tool can be! For Professional Contractors, knowing the right tools and the best apps can greatly appease your administrative duties and you improve your productivity! With countless new apps being launched every day, it can be hard…

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24
Feb
Becoming A Contractor: Key Success Factors to securing your first project.

Becoming A Contractor: Key Success Factors to securing your first project.

Posted Friday, February 24, 2017

Today, evidence is mounting that we are moving towards a project-based economy where work is divided into small components, with growing requirements, clearly defined scopes for highly skilled, niche expertise and concrete deliverables. Current market needs are migrating to experienced professionals who can run and manage one or many projects for multiple clients at a…

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09
Feb
Tax Advisors express concern over Revenues new approach to foreign employee taxation

Tax Advisors express concern over Revenues new approach to foreign employee taxation

Posted Thursday, February 9, 2017

Contracting PLUS recently highlighted and summarised the revised Statement of Practice issued by Revenue regarding the obligations of foreign employees working in Ireland, even on a temporary basis. Since this revision, a number of senior Tax Advisors have expressed their concerns on what has been deemed as the biggest change in cross-border taxation of individuals…

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31
Jan
Contracting PLUS Proudly Sponsoring the First NRF Breakfast Briefing of 2017

Contracting PLUS Proudly Sponsoring the First NRF Breakfast Briefing of 2017

Posted Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Lots of “Oooohs” and “Ahhhs” echoed throughout the room as Social Selling Sensei Johnny Campbell unleashed the latest tips and tricks of the digital recruitment scene! In the first NRF breakfast briefing of 2017, Johnny Campbell, founder and CEO of Social Talent, enthused and energised a rather damp audience this morning with an awesome presentation…

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25
Jan
Important Update from Revenue regarding Professional Contractors coming to and working in Ireland from abroad

Important Update from Revenue regarding Professional Contractors coming to and working in Ireland from abroad

Posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017

  The Revenue Commissioners have recently updated their statement of practice which deals with employees working in Ireland via foreign companies.In essence, the statement sets out the obligations of the foreign company to operate an Irish payroll and account for the payroll taxes due under the PAYE System, (failing to do so will impact upon…

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21
Dec
Contracting PLUS raises vital funds for the Peter McVerry Trust!

Contracting PLUS raises vital funds for the Peter McVerry Trust!

Posted Wednesday, December 21, 2016

    Contracting PLUS is delighted to announce that we recently raised and donated 2,100 to the Peter McVerry Trust following our annual Agency Charity Table Quiz! As part of our corporate and social responsibility commitments for 2016, we partnered with our friends and local business networks to support a causes that is close to…

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07
Dec
Celebrating the best of the best at the NRF Awards, proudly supported by Contracting PLUS

Celebrating the best of the best at the NRF Awards, proudly supported by Contracting PLUS

Posted Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Last Friday’s NRF Industry Awards celebrated not only the very best in the Recruitment Industry but also reflected on a decade of excellence, support, advice and guidance on what has now become THE calendar event of the year within the industry! Brightwater scooped the Best Large Agency of the year award, Excel Recruitment won Best…

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23
Nov
NRF Year End Legal Update Breakfast Briefing in association with Contracting PLUS

NRF Year End Legal Update Breakfast Briefing in association with Contracting PLUS

Posted Wednesday, November 23, 2016

This morning’s thought-leading brief, presented by Mary Seery Kearney, BL in conjunction with the NRF and Contracting PLUS, brought us up to date with current legal developments to help agencies develop their understanding of law and regulation in the workplace. Mary, who is a practicing barrister as well as the Academic Director of GMB College,…

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