Exam 1 Flashcards Preview

CCP > Exam 1 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Exam 1 Deck (49):
1

to give something up

comprimise

2

buying or selling products and services using the internet

e-commerce

3

a state required legal document giving employees younger than 18 permission to work

work permit

4

in business a combination of ability and skill required to do a task; able to perform a task at an expected level, usually above average

competency

5

a person paid to persuade lawmakers to enact legislation that helps his or her employer

lobbyist

6

leadership in energy and environmental design, a program that sets standards and rating systems for 3rd party verification of environmentally friendly "green" buildings

LEED

7

money given for a cause or purpose; provided by government or private sources

grants

8

the way a person chooses to live

lifestyle

9

any task that is useful

work

10

something one has learned to do well by training and practice

skill

11

public or private organizations that provide human services

institutions

12

the practice of fulfilling the process for corporate and/or government funding, trusts, or grants

grant-writing

13

the worker for a company or organization

employee

14

products and services traded among countries around the world

global economy

15

a group of people who, based on their geographic location, band together for the good of the group

society

16

a formal learning experience that occurs after high school

postsecondary education

17

the distance you travel to and from work

commute

18

interferring with a person's life to save him or her from risky behavior

intervention

19

the basic ideas and reasoning behind a subject

philosophy

20

informal words used in speech

slang

21

the help designed and provided for people in need though facilities and/or programs; sometimes referred to as social and health services

human services

22

money earned while working

wages

23

an organization of member employees with elected officers who represent the interests of employees during negotiations with employees

labor union

24

work done for pay

job

25

series of related jobs based on knowledge, training, tasks performed, interests, and experience

career

26

giving time, money, goods or services to others

contributions

27

unequal treatment of others based on a bias concerning a person's characteristics such as race, religion, gender, or age either positive or negative

discrimination

28

people skills learned by experience and practice, such as communication and listening

soft skill

29

evidence of one's claim to authority or competence, such as a diploma, degree, certification, or license

credential

30

unpaid work done for a person or organization

volunteer work

31

attribute that comes naturally to a person, such as mutual dexterity

ability

32

to work together with others, willingly and in the spirit of cooperation

collaborate

33

an organization that is not in business to make money

non-profit

34

an official verification, from an accredited source, attesting to capability

certification

35

total wage amount before deductions are withheld

gross wage

36

a rule or guide to achieve reasonable outcomes

policy

37

an organization that is rewarded with money for services rendered

for-profit

38

an item or service that is desirable but not necessary

want

39

total wage amount after deductions are withheld

net wage

40

any amount withheld from an employee's gross wage

deductions

41

the use of a 3rd party to make suggestions

mediation

42

skill learned by book or training, such as math or using tools

hard skill

43

the range of time in a 24 hour period a person is at work

work shift

44

the act of sharing information

communication

45

the supervisor or owner of a company or organization

employer

46

knowledge and tools used to perform tasks

technology

47

action taken to ensure and/or improve the number of traditionally underrepresented groups of people involved in an activity or workplace

affirmative action

48

one who purchases goods, products, or services for personal use

consumer

49

the use of a 3rd party to make decisions

arbitration