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Career Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
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1. Methods of paying for education/training - such as grants - scholarships - etc.

2. First thing an interviewer notices: an applicant's dress - hair - and grooming

3. A program where a person learns to do a certain job by working with a skilled worker

4. Worldwide financial management system

5. The steps one takes to make the best decision

6. A personal evaluation to help you make decisions

7. Jobs with similiar work actvities

8. A document stating that a person has passed a five-part test in the areas of writing - social studies - science - reading - and math

9. 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

10. Cluster that involves regulating and managing local - state - and federal government

11. Cluster that involves developing - promoting - and providing goods to consumers; performing tasks for consumers

12. An occupation one is well-suited or qualified for

13. The use of goods or service to make life easier creating new jobs while eliminating others

14. A specialized scientific work in manufacturing and industry

15. A belief - understanding - and recognition of one's own abilities

16. Money received for education that does not have to be repaid

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

18. Receiving a paycheck every other Friday

19. Money accounted for from January 1st through the current pay period

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

21. A wide variety of workers with different backgrounds - experiences - ideas - and skills in the workplace

22. Jobs that last for a limited period of time

23. Intangible work done for others as an occupation

24. Business owned by one person

25. Cluster that involves services involving lodging - entertainment - recreation - and travel; food and beverage management

26. A program of study beyond a bachelor's degree

27. Fees charged by an organization to unite employees

28. A person who organizes - manages - and assumes the risk of a business

29. An introductory letter written to a prospective employer

30. A definition of work duties

31. Clash of ideas or values

32. The type of job in which a person is employed

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

34. Work that a person does for pay

35. Buying a finished good or service with the intent to resell it by the unit

36. Amount of money taken from an employee's gross pay for taxes - insurance - social security - and other benefits

37. Employment during special seasons

38. When a person has to give up part of something they value to resolve a conflict

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

40. Earnings above base pay

41. The ability or potential for learning new skills

42. Way in which one uses or utilitizes the brain best

43. The combination of attitude - values - interests - and behaviors that identify a person

44. Something a person wants to acheive later in life requiring much planning

45. The need for workers in a particular occupation or field

46. A description of the goals of a business and how it will operate

47. To buy in bulk form wi the intent to resell by the case

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

49. Personal standards by which one lives

50. Cluster that involves acquiring - investing - and managing money