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    I've been approached by an agent, won't name names, but he's got a Manchester accent.

    He's offered me a role at an accounting firm as their SEO specialist. He told me the rate was £75-100, I think that's hourly but I've asked him to confirm.

    I'd like it, but at 20%, I suspect NoLUcK.

    Any thoughts?
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    If you like the rate, what's the problem?

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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    If you like the rate, what's the problem?
    The problem is that sometimes humour goes over people's heads.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WTFH View Post
    The problem is that sometimes humour goes over people's heads.
    Get yourself up to Edinburgh, they will lap this tulip up!

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    Quote Originally Posted by WTFH View Post
    I think that's hourly

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    Are accountancy fees thrown in for that?
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    Quote Originally Posted by BrilloPad View Post
    Are accountancy fees thrown in for that?
    No idea, and I don't know who to ask.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WTFH View Post
    No idea, and I don't know who to ask.
    http://forums.contractoruk.com/gener...ad-thread.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by WTFH View Post
    No idea, and I don't know who to ask.
    Try here

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    Phoned the agent this morning about the hourly/daily rate thing. He wanted to know if I had a Bee in my bonnet, which got him all worked up.
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