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  • perform
  • Creative knowledge workers use a combination of creative applications to perform their functions/roles in the knowledge economy including anticipatory imagination, problem solving, problem seeking, and generating ideas and aesthetic sensibilities" (Loo, 2017, p. 138). (wikipedia.org)
  • Guest workers typically perform low or semi-skilled agricultural, industrial, or domestic labor in countries with workforce shortages, and they return home once their contract has expired. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initially
  • Initially created as an emergency procedure to alleviate wartime labor shortages, the 1942 program actually lasted until 1964, bringing approximately 4.5 million legal Mexican workers into the United States during its lifespan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initially written for television, The Miracle Worker by William Gibson first aired in 1957. (bookrags.com)
  • autonomy
  • Local injured workers groups should not think that by forming a provincial or territorial organization, they will lose their autonomy - in fact the opposite is true. (ciwa.ca)
  • Forming a provincial body not only allows local injured workers groups to retain their autonomy, but it increases their ability to show local injured workers that their voices will be heard across the province or territory. (ciwa.ca)
  • Most knowledge workers prefer some level of autonomy, and do not like being overseen or managed. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • Loo ( 2017) using empirical findings from knowledge workers of two sectors - advertising and IT software sectors - and from three developed countries - England, Japan and Singapore - investigated a specific type of knowledge workers - the creative knowledge workers - as opposed to the generic ones as indicated above. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • Outdoor workers are exposed to many types of hazards that depend on their type of work, geographic region, season, and duration of time they are outside. (cdc.gov)
  • The Canadian Injured Workers Alliance (CIWA) is a national network of injured workers groups that aims to support and strengthen the work of local, provincial, and territorial injured workers organizations. (ciwa.ca)
  • CIWA continues to follow its mandate to work with injured workers and injured workers groups to form provincial and territorial organizations in all provinces and territories in Canada. (ciwa.ca)
  • Injured workers united must work with community organizations, Labour partners and allies who not only see injustice, but are prepared to stand with us in the fight for change. (ciwa.ca)
  • They then contrast this view of knowledge work with the notably broader view which includes the handling and distribution of information, arguing that workers who play a role in the handling and distribution of information add real value to the field, despite not necessarily contributing a creative element. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thirdly, one might consider a definition of knowledge work which includes, "all workers involved in the chain of producing and distributing knowledge products", which allows for a very broad and inclusive categorization of knowledge workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Even though they sometimes are called " gold collars ", because of their high salaries, as well as because of their relative independence in controlling the process of their own work, current research shows that they are also more prone to burnout , and very close normative control from organizations they work for, unlike regular workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The findings from the analysed empirical data offer a complex picture of this type of work in the knowledge economy where workers use a combination of creativity, abilities, talents, skills, and knowledge towards the eventual production of products and services. (wikipedia.org)
  • 3 Team meetings are held prior to the weekend and workers MUST attend 2 of the 3 meetings to work the weekend. (google.com)
  • A guest worker program allows foreign workers to temporarily reside and work in a host country until a next round of workers is readily available to switch. (wikipedia.org)
  • Firstline workers represent the companies they work for, and essentially represent that company's brand. (microsoft.com)
  • Discover mobile solutions that enhance the capabilities of energy workers for better field work. (intel.com)
  • FARM WORKERS (GENERAL) work on farms and help with year-round farm operations, and maintenance. (act.org)
  • Organizations
  • To provide a national forum for debating issues of concern to injured workers and their organizations at national conferences and at national board workshops (as funding allows). (ciwa.ca)
  • CIWA will assist in the formation of Provincial and Territorial Injured Workers Organizations by providing resources and assistance in coordinating provincial meetings of Local Inured Workers Groups. (ciwa.ca)
  • assist
  • CIWA would like to assist these local groups to form one organization to represent injured workers, lobby governments and undertake activities on behalf of all injured workers in their province or territory. (ciwa.ca)
  • wages
  • Critics have noted widespread abuses of the program: workers had ten percent of their wages withheld for planned pensions but the money was often never repaid. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other scholars who interviewed workers have highlighted some of the more positive aspects of the program, including the higher potential wages a bracero could earn in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • post
  • Today we found some stellar articles on selling your skills as an older worker, schooling yourself post graduation, and preventing identity theft for your children. (wisebread.com)
  • improve
  • We exist to support injured workers and improve the Occupational Health and Safety of workers across Canada. (ciwa.ca)
  • To improve the occupational health and safety of workers in Canada. (ciwa.ca)
  • When you join Lee Health as Lead Social Worker, you'll enjoy getting involved to continuously improve your skills. (collegegrad.com)
  • resources
  • To identify appropriate educational & training resources and to make these resources available upon request to provincial and local injured workers groups. (ciwa.ca)
  • contribution
  • Most are contribution plans such as a 401(k) in which workers invest money in stocks and bonds rather than a company pension, it said. (yahoo.com)
  • skills
  • Many FARM WORKERS (GENERAL) learn their skills through short-term on-the-job training. (act.org)
  • case
  • HUMAN SERVICES WORKERS is a generic term for people with job titles including social service assistant, case aide, mental health technician, drug abuse counselor, and gerontology aide. (act.org)
  • Learn
  • Learn why IBM was recognized as a top performer when it comes to the well-being of industrial workers. (ibm.com)
  • general
  • Excludes "Maintenance and Repair Workers, General" (49-9071). (bls.gov)
  • HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Connecticut's private sector workers would have access to state-run retirement plans under legislation moving through the General Assembly with the support of majority Democrats, but questioned by skeptical Republicans who say the state should stay out of private investment decisions. (yahoo.com)
  • individual
  • Before the Appropriations Committee approved the legislation 28-20 on Tuesday, she told fellow lawmakers that numerous individual retirement accounts are available to workers regardless of what state government may offer. (yahoo.com)
  • mobile
  • The Mobile Worker solution helps manufacturers create workplaces that are agile, adaptable, and competitive. (microsoft.com)
  • Roles within product engineering, plant management, operations, technical, and field services are using Office 365 along with devices to create this next generation of mobile workers. (microsoft.com)
  • Enabling the mobile worker is essential to making your business more effective and flexible. (microsoft.com)
  • Find a Microsoft partner that is tested, certified, and trusted to help you create your Mobile Worker solution to solve your business needs. (microsoft.com)
  • Jobs
  • In some settings, applicants for human services worker jobs may need a valid driver's license and must meet the Criminal Offense Record Investigation (CORI) requirement. (act.org)
  • transfer
  • When a mosquito or tick bites a worker, it may transfer a disease-causing agent, such as a parasite, bacterium, or virus. (cdc.gov)
  • include
  • Physical hazards to outdoor workers may include extreme heat, extreme cold, noise, and sun exposure. (cdc.gov)
  • keep
  • Strength in unity is also the only way we will make changes to workers compensation systems that keep thousands of injured workers in poverty. (ciwa.ca)
  • program
  • The Bracero Program (1942-1964) was a temporary-worker importation agreement between the United States and Mexico . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Bracero Program expanded during the early 1950s, admitting more than 400,000 Mexican workers for temporary employment per year until 1959 when numbers began a steady decline. (wikipedia.org)
  • While illegal immigration was a concern of both the United States and Mexico, the Bracero Program was seen as a partial solution to the upsurge of undocumented worker entries. (wikipedia.org)
  • As opposed to the agriculture-based Bracero Program , the H-2 Visa Program offers both agricultural and non-agricultural opportunities for guest workers in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • While both programs co-existed in 1950s, the H-2 program employed guest workers on a much smaller scale, allowing the program to escape some of the criticism leveled at the Bracero Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the following two qualifications are met, an employer is able to apply to the program for workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • sent
  • The numbers are sent to a dedicated worker, multiplied together, and the result is returned to the page and displayed. (mozilla.org)
  • shows
  • In the play The Miracle Worker, William Gibson shows how if you have enough determination, you can achieve what others perceive to be the impossible. (bookrags.com)
  • Create
  • Create highly performing connected business networks that enable your workers to deliver a rich set of connected consumer experiences. (microsoft.com)