Blog Tag Archives: Technology Industry News

welcome back tanya!

We would like to offer a warm welcome back to our team member, Tanya! Tanya has re-joined us today after leaving in August on maternity leave, and she will now be working in our Planning & Project Controls team, as a Planning and Project Controls Consultant :-)

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Christmas contractor payroll deadlines

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Please see below for our payroll timetable, which accommodates for the Christmas and New Year period. For week ending 14th December 2012: payroll as normal For week ending 21st December 2012: timesheets have to be in and authorised by 9am on Sunday 23rd December 2012 for payment on Friday 28th December 2012

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Movember at Technology Resourcing

If you have been wondering why our Technology Resourcing logo has been looking a little different lately, it’s because we’ve stopped shaving it for Movember. Well, that’s not entirely true, we just added that on there for a little laugh – the big laughs however, came about from watching some of the chaps in the […]

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Kerching! A celebrity guide to tax dodging

A topic that remains at the forefront of most contractors minds is tax avoidance, otherwise known as ‘Carr Tax’ thanks to celebrities like Jimmy Carr playing hide and seek with the tax man. And with tax avoidance costing the Treasury nearly £25bn a year, something has to be done.

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Tech-Res awarded for the Quality of their Contractors

A year back Technology Resourcing were selected to join Honeywell’s Global Contingent Labour Program (HGCLP), supplying a range of engineering and technology professionals contracting on sites throughout the UK, most recently including the London Olympics. At a Supplier Conference last week, hosted at the Heathrow Radisson, their MD, Derek Brown, was presented an award recognising […]

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Congratulations to Luke and the new Mrs Devenish

If you tried calling for Luke last Friday you would have learned that he was out of the office; in fact he was making final preparations for his wedding on Saturday. Contrary to all forecasts they lucked out with the most wonderful weather and the day went to perfection (which is more than can be said for […]

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New IR35 Guidance Advice

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  A little while ago, we talked about the HMRC devising a simple ‘business tax test’  for Contractors to better understand (or clarify) their correct tax status. Since their announcement, several websites have produced results based on the test to help you better ‘score’ your own limited company. We have found the most comprehensive and easy […]

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Online Timesheet System

For some time now, Technology Resourcing have been using an Online Timesheet System, which allows our contractors to submit timesheets with just a few clicks of the mouse. Once this has been done, the nominated client can then authorise the timesheet. This efficient service is completely free to all of our clients and candidates and […]

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Report on Jobs for February 2012

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The REC and KPMG have just released their latest monthly ‘Report on Jobs’  and it’s a welcome surprise to see there is a modest increase in the number of permanent job placements across the UK. This doesn’t last long however, as the number of people hoping to fill the vacancies also continues to rise – […]

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Compromise Agreements – An Employers Perspective

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Compromise Agreements can be a very useful tool for Employers, whilst generally being well received the Employee, BUT they can be a legal minefield for Employers. Having received many queries from our clients in this regard we thought you might be interested in this pragmatic one hour webinar from Jon Heuvel, Head of Employment Law […]

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