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    Same here : PeopleSource changed the contract on...

    Same here : PeopleSource changed the contract on my request. Then they offered the role to someone else, still someone mentioned 'sharepoint' in the interview so that's probably all well and good.
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    I've not had the offer yet, still early days....

    I've not had the offer yet, still early days. I'll call IPSE! To the bat mobile Robin.
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    The contract has an 'audit' clause that seems to...

    The contract has an 'audit' clause that seems to mean that my Ltd can be audited to make sure it is doing what they want it to tax wise.
    It's wrong on many levels, but bills have to be paid and it's...
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    I've just opened a contract from PeopleSource...

    I've just opened a contract from PeopleSource with the same title "TERMS OF ENGAGEMENT WITH A LIMITED COMPANY CONTRACTOR WHO HAS OPTED OUT OF THE CONDUCT REGULATIONS (WITHIN IR35 AND UNDER SDC)"....
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    ...I got bored searching for 'unequal length...

    ...I got bored searching for 'unequal length notice period' or combinations / variations thereof hence my post.
    And In my experience notice periods have been worked and paid for, ranging from zero...
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    Received phone call from agency 'sorry it's a...

    Received phone call from agency 'sorry it's a mistake.. will put right' etc. :spank:
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    Unequal length Notice Period in Contract

    In my latest contract (pending my signature..) there is the following clause :

    NOTICE TO TERMINATE
    CONSULTANCY TO EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS 4 weeks (consultancy being me I think)

    NOTICE TO...
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    Yesterday I had a call from

    Yesterday I had a call from <a slime: should I disclose his name??> at ROC SEARCH : they had a role 'come up' thats sounded ideal, but they needed 2 references. So, I gave them 1 reference who is a...
  9. I'm in a similar position ie being offered a...

    I'm in a similar position ie being offered a small rate rise but 30miles closer. My previous 2 contracts were terminated early and both clients stuck to the notice period but in one case their...
  10. Royal Navy My wife is, however, a nurse. If any...

    Royal Navy
    My wife is, however, a nurse. If any of you boys or girls need a plaster for your paper cut or advise on obesity that is.
  11. I am ex-RN BTW

    I am ex-RN BTW
  12. LMAO

    LMAO
  13. LMAO

    LMAO
  14. LOL

    LOL
  15. LOL

    LOL
  16. Does anybody mind if I just post some dross to...

    Does anybody mind if I just post some dross to improve my ranking?
  17. I thought as much I really did. simples :laugh

    I thought as much I really did. simples :laugh
  18. So is the answer to the question yes, or are you...

    So is the answer to the question yes, or are you merely stating you know the answer, or both
  19. Gross Interest

    The Cater Allen application form asks 'is the account eligible for gross interest' : any ideas what the answer is ?
  20. I've emailed them for details... I used to have...

    I've emailed them for details...
    I used to have a free HSBC account 5 years ago when they were free.

    Anybody know why business bank accounts are rock bottom interest? Is it just lack of...
  21. Do Cater Allen offer any business saving accounts...

    Do Cater Allen offer any business saving accounts ? (I just can't be bothered to slog through their website...)
  22. Yep... they still seem to offer no interest. May...

    Yep... they still seem to offer no interest. May as well bury it in the garden :)
  23. Business bank accounts : which is the best one?

    What are your recommendations for a business bank account (for contracting with low transactions per month) : preferably a free one?
    Is there anything to be gained by opting for a 'paid for'...
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    TBH I am not enjoying SP 2013 development much at...

    TBH I am not enjoying SP 2013 development much at all. The product requires 16GB RAM just to get a development box to run it for chrissakes! Then default functionality is that when the user clicks...
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    2013 has changed so that the custom code is...

    2013 has changed so that the custom code is installed as an app (there is an office store for sharepoint apps like google play)
    The idea is that the sharepoint beast itself is not compromised by...
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    My thinking was that there would be less...

    My thinking was that there would be less competition for sharepoint contracts compared with mvc wcf etc.
    Career guidance is what I need. No sooner have I started a job than I want to move onto...
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    Which version? 2013 is different : I'm...

    Which version?

    2013 is different : I'm building mvc 'apps' which are sort of hosted within sharepoint. Sort of hosted... it actually redirects to another web server which hosts the mvc app.
    I'm...
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    Sharepoint 2013

    Does anybody reckon that it's better to specialise in sharepoint rather than asp. net, mvc, wcf, c# and that usual lot?
    Reason is I'm working permanent (and not liking it), and the project is using...
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    If you're rich enough then you can always...

    If you're rich enough then you can always offshore ownership of the house to a compnay, then buy the company (like the spag bol suggestion).

    Super-rich dodge stamp duty while families pay tens of...
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    Yep I'd agree with that. VB.NET code generally...

    Yep I'd agree with that.
    VB.NET code generally looks like this:
    Too long methods
    Too big classes
    Poor OO concepts
    Too great a reliance on CONSTANTS
    Too many parameters in method signatures
    In...
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    I think that I may as well use win7 64 as the...

    I think that I may as well use win7 64 as the main OS as it more nicerer features than 2008 server.
    Then virtualise whatever else I need. Hmm I hope my MSDN license allows full installs - with no...
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    New dev machine - what OS?

    I'm building up a new dev machine for .net development mainly to replace the old laptop which the wife keeps using for looking at emails etc
    I have a MSDN license so can get my paws on most of the...
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    I have nothing useful to say, but I am just...

    I have nothing useful to say, but I am just letting of some steam.
    Looks to me like Percy from Thomas the tank engine- he was a really useful engine.
    I know - ask the Fat Controller for a...
  34. Returning to contracting maybe - skillset strategy?

    I am looking for some sage advice (no - not the accountancy package) on skillset strategy more specifically .NET 'arena' (to coin a recrtuitment consltn phrase).
    I'm considering returning to...
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    I am a Biztalk permie so I already have these...

    I am a Biztalk permie so I already have these skills. I also have web skills which are 'on the backburner' somewhat. TheMistry was spot on about the thought process comment. I suppose I am missing...
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    Biztalk C# is this better than web?

    I am working permie these days and I am into C# and Biztalk, though also I have done web stuff like the usual ASP/java script/html/ etc
    So, I am thinking that Biztalk (systems integration)is alright...
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