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Fun, fulfilment and the free worker

Long gone are the days when a pension was enough to make employees remain loyal to one company for all or most of their working lives. A report from the Industrial Society confirms something that the construction industry has known for a long time - jobs for life are a thing of the past. It also reinforces one of this section's recent observations - that a growing number of engineers are now working freelance as a career choice rather than as a stop-gap.

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