With an easy-to-follow action plan, professionals learn how to minimize risk, maximize earnings, and enhance job satisfaction while adding to their professional experience portfolio. Its a guide to earning a living while obtaining job satisfaction and diversity as a permanent temporary professional. How to Be a Permanent Temp includes useful information on the pros and cons of the temporary lifestyle, how to seek temporary employment, how the hiring process works, what type of compensation to expect, what healthcare or retirement benefits will or will not be provided and common pitfalls to avoid. It also provides helpful hints on locating agencies that suit your talent using both online and offline methods. For those who want to be more self sufficient this book gives you options on how to find temp work on your own.