Jobs and Job Titles



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  • job-loss recovery — n. A form of economic growth in which the total number of jobs in the economy decreases. Also: job loss recovery. Example Citations: Even the U.S. s impressive productivity gains have a bit of tarnish. Productivity is usually measured as output… …   New words

  • Job analysis — refers to various methodologies for analyzing the requirements of a job. PurposeThe general purpose of job analysis is to document the requirements of a job and the work performed. Job and task analysis is performed as a preliminary to successive …   Wikipedia

  • Job interview — Oakland, California. Hanging Around. The total time spent in actual interviews while hunting a job takes only a small part of the day; unwilling to go home these youths spend most of their day hanging around and talking with other job hunters.… …   Wikipedia

  • Job (role) — For other uses, see Job (disambiguation). A job is a regular activity performed in exchange for payment. A person usually begins a job by becoming an employee, volunteering, or starting a business. The duration of a job may range from an hour (in …   Wikipedia

  • And Then There Were None — For other uses, see And Then There Were None (disambiguation). And Then There Were None   …   Wikipedia

  • stop-loss job — n. A job taken only to pay one s expenses and therefore to prevent the continued depletion of one s savings. Example Citation: The reality may be that they might have to take on what we call a stop loss job, Lincoln says, referring to a lower… …   New words

  • post and pray — v. To place a job advertisement in a newspaper or other general location and hope that good candidates respond; to post a résumé to an online job site and hope that you get a response. post and pray adj. Example Citations: Organizations that have …   New words

  • Media and Publishing — ▪ 2007 Introduction The Frankfurt Book Fair enjoyed a record number of exhibitors, and the distribution of free newspapers surged. TV broadcasters experimented with ways of engaging their audience via the Internet; mobile TV grew; magazine… …   Universalium

  • Computers and Information Systems — ▪ 2009 Introduction Smartphone: The New Computer.       The market for the smartphone in reality a handheld computer for Web browsing, e mail, music, and video that was integrated with a cellular telephone continued to grow in 2008. According to… …   Universalium

  • Dictionary of Occupational Titles — The Dictionary of Occupational Titles, commonly known as the DOT (Pronounced Dee Oh Tee) was the creation of the U.S. Employment Service, which used its thousands of occupational definitions to match job seekers to jobs from 1939 to the late… …   Wikipedia