The Differences between an Employee and a Contractor (UNCUT)

• Employees serve their company
• Contractors serve their industry

• Employees depend on their employers for growth
• Contractors depend on themselves for growth

• Employees are products of their company
• Contractors are products of their industry

• Employees are compensated based on the compassion of HR
• Contractors are compensated based on what they have demonstrated regardless of external processes


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