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Career Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
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1. Cluster that involves protective and legal services

2. Worldwide financial management system

3. Something one wants to obtain in the near future generally less than 5 years

4. The future prospects for employment in a particular job or field

5. An action or series of actions determined by an employer for a specific process

6. A certificate of completion awarded to a person after they successfully complete a required set of college courses in both general and specific areas - usually lasting 4 years

7. Time an employee may take off work with pay

8. A course or program that teaches job skills

9. As the price increases producers produce more

10. Jobs or careers belonging to the same group on the basis of similar knowledge and skills

11. Someone who purchases a good or service with the intent to use it

12. Undertaking or venture to make more with risk

13. Jobs requiring less than 35-40 hours a week - depending on the employer

14. Characteristics or make-up of a population

15. Following a person on the job to learn job duties and responsibilities

16. Jobs or occupations grouped together because of similar knowledge or skills

17. Using People in foreign countries to assemble parts; utilizing external resources - and saving labor costs

18. A person who owns stock in a company

19. The steps one takes to make the best decision

20. A task one is expected to perform on the job

21. An introductory letter written to a prospective employer

22. An amount of money charged by others for services

23. Help-wanted section of the newspaper that lists job openings

24. Business owned by many people but treated by the law as though it were one person

25. Cluster that involves computer and Web-based services; telecommunications services

26. Collection of information about oneself

27. A formal meeting between an employer and job applicant about a job opening

28. A resource that involves communicating information with others

29. Cluster that involves the systematic use of observations and experiments to gain knowledge about the world; the practical use of scientific knowledge; solving practical problems by combining science and mathematics with technology; the study of numbe

30. Someone who sells goods or services

31. The planning and using of time

32. Receiving a paycheck every other Friday

33. As the prices decreases producers purchase more

34. A personal evaluation to help you make decisions

35. Cluster that involves the science of maintaining and improving people's physical and mental well-being

36. Relating to races or groups of people with common customs

37. The jobs that beginners start with to train them for higher-level jobs

38. An objective that a person wants to obtain and works to achieve

39. Typical way of life

40. Payment for work - usually figured by the hour

41. Cluster that involves services that improve people's quality of life and promote safe - healthy communities

42. When two or more companies rival for consumer dollars

43. The computer network system through which information can be shared on the World Wide Web

44. Work that a person does for pay

45. A person's outlook on life - usually positive or negative

46. A computerized career information delivery system

47. Standard minimum pay received by an employee

48. The ability or potential for learning new skills

49. A productive activity resulting in something useful

50. Cluster that involves coordinating the movement of people - goods - and services; career cluster - jobs or occupations grouped together because of similar knowledge or skills