contingent work

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Is work that is performed by workers with conditional or transitory employment arrangements, such as temporary, agency, and casual workers. Together, these form the contingent workforce. Contingent work arises because companies have a temporary need for a particular product, service, technology, or skill at a particular time and place.

Subjects: Human Resource Management.

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