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Career Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
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1. To employ oneself in a particular or specific field of work

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

3. Business which two or more people own and operate

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

5. Anything a person has or uses to reach a goal

6. A group of characteristics that collective form a general group of people with similiar interests - values - and behaviors

7. Natural method or way one thinks or learns

8. The personality or activity by which a person is known

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

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

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

12. Fixed amount of money earned - regardless of hours worked; pay that is calculated exactly the same for every check

13. The thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about

14. To make a plan or arrange things that must be done

15. A thank you letter written following an interview

16. Worldwide financial management system

17. A definition of work duties

18. Undertaking or venture to make more with risk

19. An introductory letter written to a prospective employer

20. Focusing or concentrating in a particular skill

21. As the price increases producers produce more

22. A certificate of completion awarded to a person after completing a program of study in a particular area - usually lasting 2 years

23. A free flowing economy based upon the laws of supply and demand to allow individuals or companies to buy and sell goods and/or services at a profit

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

25. A productive activity resulting in something useful

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

27. Cluster that involves designing and producing materials into intermediate or final products

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

29. Relating to a specific field with a high degree of skill or experience

30. Being on time for work

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

32. Careful use of resources including money and materials

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

34. A group of workers who collectively bargin for higher wages - improved benefits - and better working conditions

35. Business owned by one person

36. Employment during special seasons

37. Receiving a paycheck every other Friday

38. Jobs with similiar work actvities

39. A skill that you have developed

40. A course that is required before another course can be taken

41. Pay that is based upon the percentage of sales

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

43. Any information about possible job openings

44. The surrounding physical conditions of a workplace

45. Treating someone unfairly because of his or her race - religion - or sex

46. Jobs that last for a limited period of time

47. An assessment that helps people identify their interest areas

48. Standard minimum pay received by an employee

49. Economic rules which influence consumer buying decisions

50. The work done over a period of years in one area of interest