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I'd wait a little while longer. Only having a year of experience, you could
do with some more breadth of experience before trying to go it as a
From: Tharpt2 -at- aol -dot- com [mailto:Tharpt2 -at- aol -dot- com]
Sent: Friday, December 17, 1999 1:18 PM
Subject: Contracting, Contracting
I've reached that point in my life where I have to make some choices...would
love to have a little advice:
1 How's the market for contracting right at the moment (Ohio, CA and
2 Insurance companies to deal with for individuals (or a good book/listing)
3 A good book/advice for dealing with the tax thing
4 Estimated rates (1 year+ experience, Frame, Word, PDF, RoboHelp(HTML), BA
5 Is contracting really the best decision for me at the moment
Thanks in advance for any help.
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