May 10, 2016

Indepentant Contracting 101

About The topic

WARNING: Do not quit your job after this presentation. Have you ever thought about becoming an Independent Contractor? Would you like to transition from Full Time Employment to Consulting? Do you want to know how to get started? If so, then this lively session is for you. The session will cover the basics of running a consulting business and a selling yourself as a Technical Resource. We will conclude with an open discussion about the business side of technology.

About the Speaker

Michael French is the CEO and Principal Consultant of Data Movers, Inc. He has been working with SQL Servers for 20 years and has been independent since 2008. In his spare time, he supports his community by training adult volunteers with Boy Scouts and serving with his national fraternity as a Domain Director.


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