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I'd trust the recruiter. Around Boston, an initial 90 is the norm,
but you should be asking about the potential length in the interview
with the client, not the recuiter.
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From: Anthony Markatos [mailto:tonymar -at- hotmail -dot- com]
Sent: Wednesday, November 17, 1999 1:27 PM
Subject: Contract Job Avg Duration
Question to all listserv members doing contract work (W-2,1099,etc.)
Going into a job, what is the average stated anticipated duration of a TW
A recruiter from the Boston area recently told me that 99% of all contract
jobs are initially for three months, but that the majority are subsequently
boosted-up to a duration of six months or more. How does this sound?
Note: I have read that the average stated duration going into a contract job
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