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Resources for contract, temporary or self employed workers.
  • Careers for Persuasive Types (331.702 Gol)
    ,”turn your passion into paychecks!”
  • Consulting 101 (658.46 Sau)
    101 tips for success in consulting.
  • Consulting Basics (658.46 Gen)
    A complete how-to-guide to help you determine if consulting is the life for you.
  • Freelance Design in Practice (741.6 Fis)
    ,”a practical illustrated desk reference for freelance designers” but this book has good and practical advice for all those considering self employment.
  • Freelancing For Dummies (658.041 Dra)
    Do you dream of becoming your own boss? Do you have what it takes to be a successful freelancer, consultant or contract employee? Here is your chance to find out!
  • How To Be A Permanent Temp (650.14 Dam)
    A practical guide to earning a living while obtaining job satisfaction and diversity as a permanent temporary professional.
  • How To Start A Home-Based Consulting Business (658.46 Hol)
    ,”everything you need to know to build and run a successful consulting business from your home.”
  • Self-Employment For Beginners (658.041 Sel)
    How to create your own job in a recession.
  • Start and Run a Consulting Business (001.068 Gra)
    ,”Learn from a successful consultant how to get people to pay for your opinion,”
  • The 250 Questions Every Self-Employed Person Should Ask (658.022 Mih)
    This book presents the questions you might not even know to ask!
  • The Everything Start Your Own Consulting Business Book (658.46 Ram)
    expert, step-by-step advice for a successful and profitable career.
  • The Freelancer’s Bible (658.1 Hor)
    ,”For every consultant, independent professional, self-employed worker, or budding entrepreneur, this book will give you everything you need to know to help you manage or grow your business,”.
  • The Wealthy Freelancer (658.041 Sla)
    Whether you call yourself a freelancer, consultant, independent contractor, or solo professional, this book shows how to get the clients, income, and lifestyle you deserve.
Web Sites
  • Backdoor Jobs
    For short-term job opportunities.
  • Elance Online
    Access to thousands of projects that have been outsourced by busy companies.
  • Freelance Work Exchange
    Get access to thousands of freelance jobs.
  • Guru.com
    "The world’s largest online marketplace for freelance talent."
  • Net Temps: The Hire Power
    For job seekers looking for contract, temporary or direct employment through a staffing agency.
  • Part-Time.ca
    JobWing’s part time job opportunities in Canada
  • SME Outsource
    Access to technical outsourced projects and opportunities to bid on them.
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