Contract Employees: More than a Bandage Solution

One of the most interesting trends of recent years has been the growth of contract work in North America. Fueled by restructurings, downsizing, retirements and individuals re-entering the market after an extended stay at home, estimates suggest that up to 25 percent of the global workforce will eventually be working on a contract basis.

Contract Employment: A Calculated Risk worth Taking

Have you ever considered taking on a contract position, only to hesitate over how it might impact your career? The reality is many contract opportunities available today carry far more pros than cons, tipping the scales inĀ favourĀ of career progress.

In our experience, there are four key reasons why many professionals are increasingly opting for contract work: