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freelance

1. Politics a person, esp a politician, who supports several causes or parties without total commitment to any one
2. (in medieval Europe) a mercenary soldier or adventurer
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A company's productivity usually increases sharply with the use of freelance managers.
Common sense dictates that a management company should know as much about a freelance manager as possible before giving one an assignment.
To better understand pros and cons of freelance arrangements, we spoke with several of our local IREM chapter members who do this full time.
Rather than risking errors or delaying the work, using a freelance manager is much better than overextending the regular staff.
The author recently referred a freelance manager to a large firm with a unique, short-term need that would ultimately become a permanent portfolio manager position.
Freelance managers help companies increase productivity without increasing fixed or long-term costs.