The Weekly Independent: August 29, 2016

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Being a successful independent contractor or a client of choice isn’t just about doing the best work or having the best perks. It also means staying one step ahead of the curve. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. This week…

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The Weekly Independent: August 22, 2016

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Being a successful independent contractor or a client of choice isn’t just about doing the best work or having the best perks. It also means staying one step ahead of the curve. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. This week…

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10 Business Books to Read if You’re a Consultant

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Professional development is all about making the right connections, but it’s important to achieve the right balance. Garnering the right attention to who you know while honing your craft and what you know is essential to properly packaging your expertise and services. Last fall, we shared Six Business Books Independent Consultants Must Read. This post continues to be one…

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Payment and taxes explained

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If you’re new to the way cash flow is managed through the MBO Partners program, it can be (very) confusing. Most of our customers have either been self-employed before or have held a full-time job as an employee, but not all have paid themselves as employees of their own company. And paying yourself as an…

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Payment and taxes

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Payment and taxes explained How is my gross pay calculated?  What taxes are being paid?  If you’re asking these sorts of questions, this overview of cash flow from invoice to the paycheck may be helpful. Reading the Net Cash Estimate. Use this annotated version of a generic Net Cash Estimate as a companion guide to reviewing…

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The Weekly Independent: August 15, 2016

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Being a successful independent contractor or a client of choice isn’t just about doing the best work or having the best perks. It also means staying one step ahead of the curve. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. Any election…

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The Weekly Independent: August 8, 2016

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Being a successful independent contractor or a client of choice isn’t just about doing the best work or having the best perks. It also means staying one step ahead of the curve. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. Many independent…

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