The Monkhire Blog
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Developing unique and creative web applications is driving the tech industry to a frenzied pace today. It provides users with an inevitable experience. It is because they are all built using robust and scalable technology stacks that are dominating the software...
This Article Was Inspired By A Request From Robert Sweeney, CEO At Monkhire, To Describe What Life As A Contractor Is Like For Me. Who Should Read This? Full-Time Developers Who Are Currently Employees, Yet Are Curious About What Contracting Would Be Like. What Has The Transition From Employee To Contractor Been Like? Looking Back, I Guess I’ve Always Been A Contractor In One Form Or Another. A Friend And I Started Software And Website Contracts In High School1 In 1993 And Continued That Throughout University.
Companies Exist To Make Money. Companies Need Employees To Do Work So That They Can Make Money. In A Recent LinkedIn Post I Called “Unlimited Vacation” A Scam. My Post Seemed To Resonate With A Lot Of People…And Also Upset A Few People. Let’s Break It Down To See If We Can Find Some Common Ground. Scam: A Dishonest Scheme; A Fraud Companies That Offer “Unlimited Vacation” Are Not Being Honest With Their Employees