Search Results - Contractor UK Bulletin Board

Search:

Type: Posts; User: tiggat

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. and how has that been doing under the tories?

    and how has that been doing under the tories?
  2. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,698

    I had a part time job when I was at uni cleaning...

    I had a part time job when I was at uni cleaning hotel rooms inc ironing bedsheets, a heavy iron was best for this.
  3. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,752

    Don't think it's a holiday visa given its a...

    Don't think it's a holiday visa given its a permanent position.
  4. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,752

    https://wikitravel.org/en/Tokyo#Central_Tokyo

    https://wikitravel.org/en/Tokyo#Central_Tokyo
  5. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,752

    I think I'll live in the centre, yes I went last...

    I think I'll live in the centre, yes I went last year to visit a friend which inspired me to look into it.
  6. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,752

    I've spent 1/3rd of my time working as a...

    I've spent 1/3rd of my time working as a contractor!
  7. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,752

    stopping contracting

    After contracting for 1 year I'm stopping and taking a perm job in Tokyo for a year or 2 before I become too aged to work abroad easily.
  8. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,125

    I don't know what they told you in school, people...

    I don't know what they told you in school, people with autism are not "contestants"
  9. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,125

    Autism is a very broad term and can incorporate...

    Autism is a very broad term and can incorporate lots of differing degrees of disability.
  10. You seem to be holding some secret knowledge,...

    You seem to be holding some secret knowledge, please share if it exists
  11. Replies
    11
    Views
    779

    Gigging then party tonight, applying for jobs in...

    Gigging then party tonight, applying for jobs in the States rest of the weekend.
  12. Here's a nice picture, you can shade in the cost...

    Here's a nice picture, you can shade in the cost of financing PFI (£4bn) using crayons if you like, do you know how numbers work or is that too much of a stretch for you?
    ...
  13. im still waiting for your explanation of this

    im still waiting for your explanation of this
  14. Google tells me PFI contracts account for 2% of...

    Google tells me PFI contracts account for 2% of the NHS budget, I don't see your link between PFI contracts and the current NHS problems, in the face of 10 years of economic mismanagement and a 10%...
  15. please explain it to me

    please explain it to me
  16. Right it's the PFI deals, that's why the economy...

    Right it's the PFI deals, that's why the economy hasn't recovered since the recession.
  17. Replies
    13
    Views
    710

    What's wrong with you lot? You didn't enjoy 3/4...

    What's wrong with you lot?
    You didn't enjoy 3/4 years of behaving like a reprobate at the cost of an inflation only loan?
  18. Yes the government acts in a way that increases...

    Yes the government acts in a way that increases the demand on the NHS whilst keeping the budget the same, that constitutes a cut, can you really not put two and two together?
    I would call anything...
  19. How dense are you exactly? Do you really need it...

    How dense are you exactly? Do you really need it to be spelt out to you that other factors (such as reduced social care spending and general public health spending) have increased demand for NHS...
  20. Somebody doesn't understand how inflation works...

    Somebody doesn't understand how inflation works :laugh:laugh:laugh
    I wouldn't expect any other understanding of basic economics from a Tory :laugh:laugh:laugh
    ...
  21. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,022

    Are you suggesting being less judgemental and...

    Are you suggesting being less judgemental and more tolerant of people who are judgmental and intolerant :laugh:laugh:laugh
  22. Thread: agents again

    by tiggat
    Replies
    6
    Views
    515

    Is there any tactic to get agents to share...

    Is there any tactic to get agents to share details over the phone? I've had a number of meandering and ultimately pointless half hour long phone conversations recently.
  23. Replies
    11
    Views
    590

    Get blackout drunk less.

    Get blackout drunk less.
  24. Thread: Cryptocurrency

    by tiggat
    Replies
    7,657
    Views
    567,103

    I just found out a friend of a friend working as...

    I just found out a friend of a friend working as a bartender has made £170k on cryptocurrencies in the past 6 months!
  25. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,022

    I came up with a joke about this: In the...

    I came up with a joke about this:

    In the future when computers rule over humans, they will have records of who upset others from our social media accounts, it's PCs gone mad!
  26. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,100

    I got my first contract with 2.5 years of...

    I got my first contract with 2.5 years of experience
  27. Thread: Cryptocurrency

    by tiggat
    Replies
    7,657
    Views
    567,103

    What are the actual uses of cryptocurrencies so...

    What are the actual uses of cryptocurrencies so far? All I can find is paying for illegal goods, and some cafe in California accepts them.
  28. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,288

    I started in March 2017, progressively higher day...

    I started in March 2017, progressively higher day rates is my assumption.
  29. Outdated claptrap, there have been numerous...

    Outdated claptrap, there have been numerous modern studies disproving the minimum wage unemployment link of classical economics.

    http://cep.lse.ac.uk/pubs/download/CP217.pdf
  30. Replies
    50
    Views
    3,390

    I don't think the main motivation to become a Dr...

    I don't think the main motivation to become a Dr is money, these people aren't IT contractors they have morals and purpose :laugh:laugh:laugh
  31. Thread: Dell outlet

    by tiggat
    Replies
    18
    Views
    1,155

    got a laptop from there once, id expect it to...

    got a laptop from there once, id expect it to last no more than 3 years
  32. They were introducing these when I was in second...

    They were introducing these when I was in second year of uni, I remember having a mate who once ate for free all term time by ringing up everything as loose onions :rollin::rollin::rollin:
  33. https://www.amazon.co.uk/Bonjour-Paresse-Corinne-M...

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/Bonjour-Paresse-Corinne-Maier/dp/2841862313


    Sometimes referred to as the Ten Commandments for the Idle, these counterproposals have been widely reproduced on the Web in...
  34. Replies
    10
    Views
    652

    I for one welcome our new chess overlords

    I for one welcome our new chess overlords
  35. Replies
    65
    Views
    3,592

    Great what do I win ?

    Great what do I win ?
  36. Replies
    65
    Views
    3,592

    Indian vegetarian

    Indian vegetarian
  37. Replies
    37
    Views
    4,717

    How do you reckon I can do this?

    How do you reckon I can do this?
  38. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,439

    is that an iron cross on the right??? I think...

    is that an iron cross on the right??? I think that says everything about old fogies throwing the term "snowflake" around :rollin::rollin::rollin:
  39. Replies
    37
    Views
    4,717

    Agent acting dodgy, how would you respond?

    I've recently found out that when I have been invoicing for half days, the agency I'm at clientco through have been charging for whole days, and pocketing the difference, this was caught out by...
  40. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,587

    I remember reading about bitcoins when they cost...

    I remember reading about bitcoins when they cost fractions of a penny, boy do i feel foolish now :laugh:laugh:laugh
  41. Replies
    31
    Views
    3,668

    Depends on your attitude to working, personally I...

    Depends on your attitude to working, personally I see it as time reclaimed :yay::yay::yay::laugh:laugh:laugh

    Although seriously there are plenty of reasons NOT to ask for more work, you might put...
  42. Replies
    61
    Views
    3,422

    skegness

    skegness
  43. Replies
    89
    Views
    4,835

    FTFY

    FTFY
  44. Replies
    7
    Views
    428

    "As part of the Aslef deal, Southern must aim to...

    "As part of the Aslef deal, Southern must aim to have a second safety-trained person on every DOO train."

    Can you not read?
  45. Replies
    60
    Views
    3,747

    Right because teaching isn't important and...

    Right because teaching isn't important and shouldn't be well rewarded?
    Also you're quoting the experience of one person as though it's representative of everyone, are you thick or something?
  46. Thread: MeetUp.com

    by tiggat
    Replies
    32
    Views
    2,303

    companies looking to recruit

    companies looking to recruit
  47. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,650

    you're not at ebay?

    you're not at ebay?
  48. Thread: MeetUp.com

    by tiggat
    Replies
    32
    Views
    2,303

    I go to london R and the R coding dojo to...

    I go to london R and the R coding dojo to network, but nothing ever came of it.
  49. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,645

    British pools for British people

    British pools for British people
  50. Replies
    58
    Views
    2,582

    why be on this forum if not contracting

    why be on this forum if not contracting
Results 1 to 50 of 181
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4