wear several hats

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wear several hats

To hold or function in more than one position or role. I work from home, so I'm able to wear several hats: stay-at-home dad, soccer coach, and website developer. Both our editorial assistant and our copywriter left the company at the same time, so I've been wearing several hats ever since.
See also: hat, several, wear
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She may have regretted that a time or two, but she stepped up and wore several hats before joining the Editorial Board for the last 10 years.
He again wore several hats, from project management, to human resources, to payroll.
For some, it was because of the financial burdens involved; for others, it was because they already wore several hats and they have very little bandwidth available for managing the necessary changes.
She came from a Midwest community hospital and, as happens often in healthcare, she wore several hats at her hospital, including IT security.
Fink wore several hats including the oversight of a successful effort to move all information systems from several facilities to St.