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    Today, 21:56
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    As I’m already in bed, TFBSZ!
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    Today, 21:56
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    Omm!
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    Today, 21:47
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    I’m not planning to catch the virus to get a contract! To be fair I think it’s their offices to start with. I can’t see many clients wanting to...
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    Today, 21:42
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    Quite unexpectedly, end ClientCo said yes to my rate request without moaning. Their only caveat is a blend of remote and site work (instead of 100%...
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    Today, 19:27
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    I suspect I'm seeing the usual shenanigans involved with price setting where there's me, ConsultancyCo and ClientCo in the mix. I pushed back with a...
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    Today, 15:06
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    Hold the bananas. They've just come back to say that the usual rate for this role is some £200 per day lower than what we first discussed...
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    Today, 13:03
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    Egg fried rice for lunch, off to Tesco soon to do a Click and Collect run. Let's see how much stuff wasn't available this time - 10 days ago about...
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    Today, 11:54
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    Just heard back from yesterday's interview. The end clientco want me on board and so here begins the paperwork for a formal offer. Even better -...
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    26th March 2020, 17:24
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    My good mood has been interrupted by the CovKids eating the remains of our loaf of bread, to go with the packet of crab sticks and the hot cross buns...
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    26th March 2020, 14:33
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    Absolutely beautiful here. Both me and Mrs CB WFH, sun shining through the window, CBS. Does it get much better than this?
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    26th March 2020, 12:16
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    Had multiple calls from a pimp yesterday. When I was able to phone back it turned out he was wondering whether I'd be interested in a contract as a...
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    26th March 2020, 12:09
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    Yes, got it in one! I've gently reminded them of the cultural difference here.
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    25th March 2020, 16:46
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    Heard back from the interview I had the other afternoon. Great news - they want to interview me again! So that's screen from the internal...
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    25th March 2020, 10:34
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    LM - upside down cake gets my vote, unless you do happen to have a two tonne press around for NLUK's idea...
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    25th March 2020, 10:33
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    Morning all. WFH and it's CBS out there. Still a touch nippy being March. Mrs CB is exercising her lungs shouting at CovKid 1, who seems to...
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    24th March 2020, 17:45
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    Just so long as it doesn’t end up looking like Cygnus Alpha (also with Brian Blessed).
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    24th March 2020, 17:02
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    So DrS - is the world after this virus going to look more like Survivors or Threads?
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    24th March 2020, 16:03
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    Omm!
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    24th March 2020, 13:01
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    D'oh! I must admit that that's exactly what I thought too - I do have health conditions but couldn't figure out how they were relevant.
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    24th March 2020, 09:31
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    Morning all! CBS here.
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    23rd March 2020, 18:28
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    Having said that in the current climate I might not be able to be too picky.
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    23rd March 2020, 18:27
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    And just got off a video call with the septics. Hopefully that will result in a contract offer although they are talking about more stages.... ffs...
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    23rd March 2020, 18:26
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    Evening all. Day 1 of home schooling done.
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    20th March 2020, 13:49
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    Ommm....
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    20th March 2020, 12:53
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    Damn them. I'd disabuse them of that notion straight away.
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    20th March 2020, 12:53
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    Lunch had - mackerel on toast. Very nice. No Good Glengettie Tea though.
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    20th March 2020, 12:52
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    WB PhiltheGreek!
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    20th March 2020, 12:33
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    And it looks to be end client -> consultancyco -> my ltd, without an extra agent in there taking money for no value (as has happened with my previous...
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    20th March 2020, 12:31
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    Something of a result this morning - yesterday's screening call has produced a technical call booked for next week, for a six-monther about an hour...
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    20th March 2020, 10:46
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    That's an excellent idea. I may suggest it to Mrs CB as a way to pass the time...
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