If you're considering a free-lance career, consult the following Web resources:
The Contract Employee's Handbook ( www.cehandbook.com ), for advice and links.
Contract Job Hunter ( www.cjhunter.com ), for contract jobs and basic information.
Dice (www.dice.com), for salary and hourly rates and technology job listings.
Encomia (www.encomia.com), for tips and sample employment contracts.
Guru (www.guru.com), for projects and time-limited job postings.