I want to be a contractor or self-employed
Preparing for self employment and/or contracting
Many people think about self-employment or contracting at some point in their working lives.
It can be exciting but it can also be a big step for some. The following steps will get you started on this journey
Know yourself and understand the demands of contracting and self employment
A good start is to brainstorm what is motivating you to consider self-employment and contracting. Looking at your work values can be helpful.
Identify any skill or knowledge gaps and consider training or retraining in those areas
Become familar with all the advice and information that is available.
Making Decisions and Taking Action