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Agency Umbrella Companies Preferred Supplier Lists It's something that contractors are coming up against more and more, i.e. agency umbrella companies preferred supplier lists. It's where...

Ban Umbrella Companies Say Unite The Government should ban umbrella companies, acccording to Unite's Acting General Secretary, Gail Cartmail. She said "Umbrella companies are highly immoral...

Public Sector Managers Public Sector Managers may, unwittingly, be encouraging Umbrella Companies and Agencies to break the law. That law is the 2010 Bribery Act. Umbrella...

Better Contract Offer A new client offered me a better contract offer just after I accepted another one. A reader, who wants our advice on what...

I think that it is normal IT agency practice for them to drop you like a hot potato

I have been a very successful IT agent for nearly 10 years and have never felt the need to lie to anyone

It was a completely different contract when I started than the one he sold me with lots less pay

Contractor suggests the way to fight back against agency tricks

It really turned my stomach and made me lose any respect that I had for agencies.

And what precise value does the Agency add to the relationship with their client and contractor