Perspectives: Field Notes

Should You Work as a Contractor?

Understand the tradeoffs you will face.

By Dirk Willard, contributing editor
May 2, 2016

Many people in our profession now seem upbeat about their work and job security, as indicated by our recent cover story “Chemical Engineers Keep On Smiling."[sitetree_link,id=10925] However, business goes through cycles, and the “hot” jobs change. So, keeping yourself marketable all the time can pose a challenge.

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