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    Suppose it depends on the role and your...

    Suppose it depends on the role and your workplace, drug testing is the norm in high profile or sensitive gigs.

    Politely explain to them that as a supplier you are happy to take the test, however...
  2. I jest but I had a similar thing when a permie...

    I jest but I had a similar thing when a permie for West Yorkshire Police many years ago, once a year we have to track every 15 min period for two weeks
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    Looks like they have changed the device from the...

    Looks like they have changed the device from the M1 to the M2 which is a 5G router, bargain of a deal
  4. Do you log the time taken to log your time on the...

    Do you log the time taken to log your time on the timesheet anywhere?
  5. I have something similar for my VPN, it outputs a...

    I have something similar for my VPN, it outputs a webhook to slack for notifications
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    Sticky: Interview done, back home and checked the laptop,...

    Interview done, back home and checked the laptop, three and half hours, zero emails, zero phone calls, zero slack messages, zero jabber chats.

    Timesheet submitted
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    Sticky: Kick up a fuss, normal response is “well it won’t...

    Kick up a fuss, normal response is “well it won’t be difficult for you to find a seat elsewhere then” and throw my bag in the overhead space with a fair bit of force

    But it helps I’m 6’5” and...
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    Sticky: I remember when I used to go for interviews...

    I remember when I used to go for interviews suited and booted to try and impress a potential client, now I just make sure if my shirt isn’t ironed I at least have a jumper on to over the creases
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    No matter how bad the Tories are Labour will do...

    No matter how bad the Tories are Labour will do worse, Lib Dems pro remain will poach more votes from Labour than TBP will from the Tories (as those who disagree will have left the tories by now...
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    Turkish president Erdogan 'threw Trump's Syria...

    Turkish president Erdogan 'threw Trump's Syria letter in bin' - BBC News

    I'd say offical
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    The Todd problem? Do you mean how fat he got? I...

    The Todd problem? Do you mean how fat he got? I thought that was just my imagination
  12. To be honest, I've never had an agent say this to...

    To be honest, I've never had an agent say this to me.

    I am not in a niche role, but the experience and clients I've had in past contracts means when ever someone gets my CV I'm confident I'll get...
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    I've just taken out this offer from EE Netgear...

    I've just taken out this offer from EE

    Netgear Nighthawk M2 | Business Mobile Broadband | EE Business

    £25 a month for 50gb and a bullet proof mobile router
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    Tick... Tick...

    Boomish!

    Not the ideal contract, but a decent rate to compensate 4 days a week in London, although made it clear I want a plan to get it down to three days a week once the bedding in period is...
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    Sticky: Bristol via Bridgwater? If you've lost a...

    Bristol via Bridgwater?

    If you've lost a massive bag of dildos they've been found in Somerset | Metro News
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    Yeah I had a brain fart over who the letter was...

    Yeah I had a brain fart over who the letter was addressed to
  17. Make changes to your private limited company:...

    Make changes to your private limited company: Shares - GOV.UK
  18. Bridgwater Services Travelodge.... lost and found?

    If you've lost a massive bag of dildos they've been found in Somerset | Metro News
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    Doesn't matter, post April 2020 the determination...

    Doesn't matter, post April 2020 the determination lies with the client and the client only. Doesn't matter if you have the contract reviewed by HMRC themselves that states otherwise
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    I'd take anything that site say's with a pinch so...

    I'd take anything that site say's with a pinch so salt, I'm not saying it's run by a lunatic conspiracy theorist but then again I'm not not saying it either.

    Yes contracting is in trouble, but...
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    Breaking Bad is amazeballs! (Spoiler Alert)

    Bump!

    Just finished watching El Camino, enjoyed its very sedate pace compared to some parts of the TV shows.

    Some nice cameos from some old faces, and even a a nod to old favourites
    ...
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    https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/ronaldmcdonald...

    https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/ronaldmcdonald/images/0/0a/Original2.jpg
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    https://ruinmyweek.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/...

    https://ruinmyweek.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/utterly-random-pic-dump-10.7.19-26.jpg
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    Sticky: Why biology? Whats the overall degree you are...

    Why biology? Whats the overall degree you are doing
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    I'm on the Beta, pissed at the changes to iTunes,...

    I'm on the Beta, pissed at the changes to iTunes, now Music doesn't export it's playlists as an xml so can't be used on the SONOS
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    Give it to a charity shop, if you are only...

    Give it to a charity shop, if you are only expecting pennines send those pennies to a good cause
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    Went into a couple of the stores to try a vareity...

    Went into a couple of the stores to try a vareity out, turns out anything would have been better than out old mattress as it was shagged (no pun intended)

    Went for this one but being northern...
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    Does anyone know if it's possible to get a report...

    Does anyone know if it's possible to get a report out of FreeAgent so show the number of miles you have claimed this tax year?

    I've pulled out the detailed transactions for 249 (Milage account)...
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    Why not swap to an business account that has open...

    Why not swap to an business account that has open banking support?

    If your iPhone doesn't work with the ball and twine you are using, why replace the modern tech and keep the legacy kit?
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    We're not, we've met you

    We're not, we've met you
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    Who's working at the BBC?

    https://i.ibb.co/Dfn5t5C/screenshot-www-bbc-co-uk-2019-10-09-11-24-43.png
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    Can't help with the specifics of your...

    Can't help with the specifics of your circumstances, however at an ex client we had an email come round that <male name I can't remember> is now know and <female name I'm not divulging as they are...
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    This made me laugh based on last night's message...

    This made me laugh based on last night's message from your good self :laugh
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    I tried to kill myself, I took citalopram, I am...

    I tried to kill myself, I took citalopram, I am still here.

    As for the OP's main point, yes I can understand, people are social creatures and we have a primal urge to survive beyond our own...
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    Never underestimate the power of the terms and...

    Never underestimate the power of the terms and conditions of mobile phone apps, look closely and see how many apps "require" access to your contacts, once they have that it's simple for them to piece...
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    When did you apply?

    When did you apply?
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    Poll: The only thing that’s going to happen is you’re...

    The only thing that’s going to happen is you’re going to criminalise the squeezed middle, those who don’t agree with smacking will continue to not do so.

    And as you say those who beat their kids...
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    Poll: Removing the option completely is a step to far,...

    Removing the option completely is a step to far, I was smacked as a child and I’ve smacked my children in the past.

    There are cases where a short sharp smack to the back of the legs is warranted,...
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    Depends what you want out of it and how much you...

    Depends what you want out of it and how much you want to put in, most have a steep learning curve.

    Sketch, Axure, Adobe InDesign/AdobeXD, Invision
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    Mods can we move this to general so this gets the...

    Mods can we move this to general so this gets the attention it deserves?
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    Not sure why this is funny? It’s a good little...

    Not sure why this is funny?

    It’s a good little tool for those cars still with a tape deck rather than a modern radio to be able to be hooked upto your phone to stream music
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    Anyone develop for alexa?

    Just seen this, a free Echo if you publish an Alexa Skill

    Publish a Skill in the UK, DE, IT OR ES, earn Alexa perks - Alexa Skills Kit
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    I already had a paypal account in MyCo's name...

    I already had a paypal account in MyCo's name linked to my bank account, I've signed up for the debit card, will add the amex as a payment method once approved and try removing the bank account.
  44. :tumble:

    :tumble:
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    Going for this route, if I link MyCo's Amex to...

    Going for this route, if I link MyCo's Amex to MyCo's paypal account it might give me cashback and avios, will let you know if it works
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    Yeah sorry my bad, I knew something had happened...

    Yeah sorry my bad, I knew something had happened which diminishes it's value
  47. Mebbe IPSE should have a members forum to...

    Mebbe IPSE should have a members forum to encourage participation and engagement
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    I don’t think they are accepting new CoT...

    I don’t think they are accepting new CoT applications.

    I think the only way to get anything back at the moment is with PayPal 0.5% cash back
  49. Not just these two firms, I’ve just had renewals...

    Not just these two firms, I’ve just had renewals for a couple of .uk addresses.

    A throw away site I don’t use I might lapse but the other is for myCo’s address. Although I use the .com I have the...
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    Room for a little one...

    Benched after a bit of a mare of a contract, turns out they had no budget, no idea or no plan.

    They’ve asked if I can stay for two more weeks but they forgot to put the paper work though, no idea...
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