When I quit the farm I started temping and have done so ever since but never for more than a few weeks at a time and for various agencies.
The main increase in temp work has been in fixed-term contracts, which form about half of all temporary employment and agency temping .
While temping at a hedge fund, an unregulated investment pool with lofty fees and million-dollar investment minimums, I accepted a full-time position.
When I started my site I was unemployed or temping as a secretarial assistant in London.
Mr Cassidy, who is currently temping , said: ‘Rewarding hard work is the best way to inspire determination and commitment.’
With temping , there is no personnel department telling you how you can make plans based on how many vacation days you have left.
A few summers ago, when I was still temping and the weather was scorching the city, causing blackouts and other horrors, I decided to take a few days for myself and not work.
I drifted into banking and insurance by accident when I took a year off between my first and second year at university and ended up temping at a large medical insurer that was a major local employer.
Many of them are temping until they find something more permanent, and what they're doing at the moment doesn't pay particularly well.
In these three years I've had nine jobs, including part time, temping and other.