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Working as an Independent Contractor

Working as an Independent Contractor

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Author: August G. Minke

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This book serves as a guide to help you set up and maintain your independent business and helps you find answers to questions such as how to generate and keep clients, the need for a business plan, how to work with budgets, and much more. Survival tips are included at the end. The author is an active independent consultant experienced with the hiring process from the perspective of a consultant and subcontractor as well as hiring contractors himself. Originally being trained as a lawyer he also explains why it is important to have your paperwork in order and maintain a proper administration.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

August G. Minke

August G. Minke holds degrees of Masters in Law (LL.M.) from Universiteit Utrecht (1986) in the Netherlands and from Pace University (2001) in White Plains, NY. He has worked as a corporate lawyer and business manager in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany before moving to the United States. Mr. Minke is an adviser to European companies conducting business in the United States and to U.S. law firms involved in international litigation with a European touch. He also trains corporate expatriates of Fortune-500 companies on successfully doing business across the Atlantic and has lectured on cross-cultural aspects when working abroad. Initially based in New York City, Mr. Minke currently operates from Newport Beach, California.

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