As a contractor, I’ve found that, when I go to work for a new company, there are a few simple things that the hiring company can do to make life easier for both of us. I’ve put together this quick checklist – see below or click here for a PDF version – which either the hirer or the contractor can use as a reference guide.
This list certainly requires a little pre-planning by the hirer, but it’s a worthy investment of time in the long run. Apart from any project-specific pieces, which the Project Manager should have to hand in any case, most of the information is easily replicated for each new contractor. Continue reading