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By Ian Benjamin

Use the talents and adventure you've won within the office to maneuver directly to the following degree of your operating life-as a specialist, contractor or freelancer.

Self-employment as a merchant can provide you the chance to paintings by yourself phrases, on your most well-liked place and to get pleasure from a way of life that's more healthy, extra comfortable and pleasing.

This sensible booklet takes you thru the stairs to:

* have an understanding of your imaginative and prescient of winning self-employment in a attainable consultancy, freelancing or contracting enterprise. * place your self out there position so you may be recognized as a specialist, contractor or freelancer. * realize many of the advertising and marketing methods you should use and which most sensible fit your personal type. * increase a marketing strategy that is reasonable and powerful, in accordance with winning genuine examples. * the right way to fee your paintings, be aware of what others are charging and the way to barter with consumers in order that the focal point is extra in your paintings than in your expense. * make a decision which of a number of the enterprise structures-sole dealer, partnership or incorporation-is good for you. * pay attention to the pitfalls of solo perform so that you can steer clear of them.

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It is of little value to be told to ‘snap out of it’ and to ‘stop feeling sorry for yourself ’ if you are on the left-hand side of the diagram. Sometimes people go straight from quadrant one to quadrant four: often men following a relationship break-up. Psychologists say that if this happens, the resistance and the exploration will probably come later. It is more common for women to go through the four quadrants, they say. It is normal to be blurry. It is okay. Let the exploration process work itself out.

Once that has been recognised and client commitment achieved, then the project is free to proceed with implementation through to completion and subsequent evaluation. In the top right-hand quadrant, where the outcome required is very clear, as is the means to achieve it, the client’s need is for someone to perform the role of contractor. In such an instance, it is highly likely that the quality of work which the contractor is to deliver, and the time in which it is to be delivered, are predetermined.

The ex-police husband and wife find managing their units on the Gold Coast a demanding job, but see that they have accelerated their retirement; they will be able to afford it twenty years earlier than if they had remained in the police force. They admit that their expectations have also changed, and may continue as unit managers for longer than they originally thought in order to amass more capital, and will perhaps scale down rather than retire. Their excellent interpersonal skills, their ability to handle groups of people, to organise cleaners, tenants and landlords, and to comply with myriad government regulations suit them for this business.

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