Computerworld - https://www.computerworld.com/article/3257145/it-careers/the-big-lie-it-contracting-edition.html#tk.rss_all
It’s early days in this pilot fish’s career as an IT contractor, and he gets hired for a gig that’s just three months long — but the recruiter for the consulting company tells him not to fret.
“I was a bit concerned about the brevity of the contract,” says fish. “The recruiter assured me, ‘Don’t worry, when your contract is close to completion, we start looking for another contract for you. Then when you roll off one contract, we’re ready to roll you onto the next one.’
“I believed her, so when I completed the project early — coded, tested, fully documented