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Career 8th Tara Renee

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career
the particular occupation for which you are trained
career cluster
A group of careers that are related to each other in some way.
commission
A percentage of the money received from a sale
contract work
work done without a long-term commitment to an employer. The contract defines the work to be done, the completion date, and the fees or wages to be paid.
full-time employment
Is employment in which a person works a minimum number of hours defined as such by his/her employer, usually 40 hours a week.
job
work a person does to earn money
job benefits
health insurance, vacation time, and other things you receive in addition to your salary.
job description
An explanation of tasks to be performed by an employee in a specified position
job qualifications
the aptitude, skills, knowledge, personal traits, and willingness to accept occupational conditions necessary to perform the job
job shadowing
Accompanying a person to his or her job to learn about that person's job.
part-time employment
A form of employment that carries fewer hours per week than a full-time job, commonly working fewer than 30 or 35 hours per week
piecework
work paid for according to the quantity produced
salary
A set amount of money paid to an employee for a full year of work
seasonal employment
A short-term job associated with a certain time of year.
wages
The money earned for doing hourly work
work
an activity done to produce or accomplish something
work enviorment
your surrondings at your place of occupations