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WORK YEAR

Hours worked by a full time person each year and commonly 52 weeks (+ 1 day) at 40 hours each week.

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WORK SHARING

Method used to reduce operating costs and not lay off workers but by sharing work among current staff,

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WORK SIMPLIFICATION

Performance that makes working less expensive and more consistent with the task objective. How Does Work Simplification Planner Software Work? Work Simplification refers to the creation of simple everyday activities to lessen the amount of energy spent on a task or to cut down on stress. These types of changes can help people who are […]

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WORK STANDARD

Man-hours given to each task for completion. The Importance of Work Standardization A work standard is an easy to read description of how a procedure is supposed to be performed. It guides consistent, repeatable execution. At its absolute best, it describes a current “good practice” in the industry and ensures that it continues to be […]

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WORK STATION

1. General. Location an employee performs his job. 2. Computing. Computer of more power, RAM and storage capacity than the usual PC.

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WORK TEAM

Employee group working to complete jobs. How mature is your work team? A work team is basically a relatively unbreakable work group whose only members have to coordinate their actions to reach one or more pre-determined goals. The goals may include completing a project, advising others within the firm, producing products or services, and performing […]

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WORK RULES

Regulations that govern work standards and conditions.

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WORK SAMPLE TEST

Technique to test a prospective employee and assess his ability to learn new tasks to fulfill job commitments.

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WORK SAMPLE

Task used to assess a trainee’s ability to do the job. A physical or digital product (such as an example of writing/editing) that applicants are requested to bring to the job interview.

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WORK PACKAGE

Unit of work distinguishable form others, scheduled start and end dates, short time span, assigned budget.

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WORK PERFORMED

Completed portions of work or work packages.

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WORK PRODUCT

Outcome needed to be produced to finish a project and meet objectives. Discovery – Work Product Rule In American law, the work product doctrine protects materials prepared for litigation in anticipation of discovery from discovery. Discovery is the process in which a party obtains facts and information sought by the opposing party. Discovery may be […]