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    Default Another interview today. How long should you keep applying?

    I've got another interview today for another contract.

    I already have one offer, which we are still bandying make and forth but no signed contract and I'm on the shortlist with four others.

    Fairly certain I'll get offered the gig this afternoon as well.

    How long should you carry on before deciding to call it a day?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MarillionFan View Post
    I've got another interview today for another contract.

    I already have one offer, which we are still bandying make and forth but no signed contract and I'm on the shortlist with four others.

    Fairly certain I'll get offered the gig this afternoon as well.

    How long should you carry on before deciding to call it a day?
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    Quote Originally Posted by MarillionFan View Post
    I've got another interview today for another contract.

    I already have one offer, which we are still bandying make and forth but no signed contract and I'm on the shortlist with four others.

    Fairly certain I'll get offered the gig this afternoon as well.

    How long should you carry on before deciding to call it a day?
    fire and forget
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    its a fair bet
    that if they want you
    you'll be set



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    Until you have a job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by doodab View Post
    Until you have a job.
    won the contract. HTH.
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    Never stop, keep applying for bigger(£) and better roles
    Who has time? Who has time? But then if we do not ever take time, how can we ever have time?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MarillionFan View Post
    I've got another interview today for another contract.

    I already have one offer, which we are still bandying make and forth but no signed contract and I'm on the shortlist with four others.

    Fairly certain I'll get offered the gig this afternoon as well.

    How long should you carry on before deciding to call it a day?
    Till you are actually offered one, and want to take it. And get your bum on their seat.

    Edit: no, stingman123 is right:

    Quote Originally Posted by stingman123 View Post
    Never stop, keep applying for bigger(£) and better roles

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    never stop. ever. you're in business right? why would you stop looking for work even if in work? and certainly not if you're not in work. even if you have got a "legendary" interview to offer ratio.

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    if you already out of work then keep applying until your first day at new work!
    if you got other interview's lined up then make sure you take your contract or mention it in the interview use it to negotiate higher and better positions!

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    Quote Originally Posted by MarillionFan View Post
    I've got another interview today for another contract.

    I already have one offer, which we are still bandying make and forth but no signed contract and I'm on the shortlist with four others.

    Fairly certain I'll get offered the gig this afternoon as well.

    How long should you carry on before deciding to call it a day?
    Always turn down the first 37% of contracts offered.

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