What steps do I take to become an independent consultant?
I have many years of technical and managerial experience in the telecommunications industry and am feeling entrepreneurial.
Asked By: Byron C - 3/20/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
If you like your job, you could consider doing what my friend did. He quit his job and set up a business doing... his job! He hired himself back out to his ex-employer at a higher rate. The employer was happy because he knew he was good at the job and there was no longer sickpay/holidays etc. to worry about. My... More
Answered By: redjake - 3/20/2007
Additional Answers (1)
If you visit the IRS website (www.irs.gov) you will find a 20-question test designed to determine if an individual meets the definition of an independent contractor. You must be able to pass the 20-factor test. including having the ability to provide your own insurance, working independently, having a tax ID or social... More
Answered By: Mel - 3/20/2007
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.