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49 Cards in this Set

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Who should make sure the workplace is safe?
government agencies, employees,employers
a person who works for himself or a person who starts a business and hires others to work
What should be in the first paragrah of application letter?
what job you want
When should you endorse your paycheck?
After you get to the bank.
On a W-4 form write social security number and your __________.
number of dependents
What sould careful consumers avoid doing?
impulse buying
the money left over after a business pays its expenses
getting your message across to others
Goods are ____________________.
products that can be made.
A labor union organizes a ______________.
What is another name for capitalism?
free enterprise system
a person who knows you and the kind of work you do
a reaction to medication other that the one intended
side effect
Once you make a career choice,, then you should____________.
make a career plan
something you want to accomplish
a person who works without pay
the uses of ideas, processes, tools,and materials to get things done
the outward sign of your inner self: the total result of your attitudes, environment, and way of looking at life
When should you use a calulator if you are trying to improve your math?
only to check you answers
What 3 things do employers expect?
for you toput in a day's work, be dependable, and be willing to learn
getting a job higher in rank that the job you have
Who does not charge fees for helping you get a job?
state employment agencies
It is unfair to get inside help to get a job if____________.
you are not qualified for that job.
An apprentice learns an art or a trade by_____________.
working for awhile in that field
What makes a positive attitude?
wanting tobe helpful, making the best of a bad situation, and being enthusiastic
Entrepreneurs must take care of their __________and____________.
customers, employees
How soon can you have vacation time after you are employed?
several months
the quality of doing what needs to be done without being told
What would improve your speaking communication?
to pronounce words clearly
What is the purpose of the job interview?
for the employer and the job seeker to get acquainted
A legal change that affects the world of work.
the Equal Employment Act
What should you do two weeks before you leave a job?
give notice to your employer
What is the first step in setting up a budget?
setting upyour spending goals
An entrepreneur must have what skills?
industry, management,entrepreneurial
What is overtime?
work done beyond your regular hours
If you lack self confidence you _________________,________________,_________.
are afraid of change, you put things off, you are afraid of failure
What is constructive criticism?
it is helpful
money earned from work or other sources, such as stocks or savings;spendable money
If you have an aptitude for something, it means it is __________ for you.
What is substance abuse?
use of illegal drugs
What happens in a compromise?
both sides give up something in order to reach an agreement
a spending plan that helps people to manage their money
eagerness and interest
The final step in the decision making process is___?
evaluating your decision
If you get laid off , what should you remember?
it is not your fault
Academic tests measure what?
math, reading, science, and social studies
A temporary job is what kind of job?
only last for a specific amount of time
What can employment trends tell you?
if the demand for certain jobs willgrow or shrink