Employee Engagement

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Employee Engagement: The means of creating a work environment that empowers employees to make decisions that affect their jobs. Also referred to as employee involvement. Further defined by the Corporate Leadership Council in the in their 2004 study, "Driving Performance and Retention Through Employee Engagement" as "the extent to which employees commit to something or someone in their organization, how hard they work, and how long they stay as a result of that commitment."

Other Words for Employee

Employee Adjective Synonyms: worker, staff member, wage-earner, hand
MORE

Other Words for Engagement

Engagement Noun Synonyms: betrothal
Engagement Adjective Synonyms: appointment, meeting, date, rendezvous, arrangement, commitment
MORE

Highly Compensated Employees

Business / Taxes / Highly Compensated Employees: Highly compensated employees are people whose on-the-job earnings are higher than the level the government has established to differentiate this category of worker. In 2007, that amount is $100,000. I MORE

Internal Temporary Pool Employee

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Internal Temporary Pool Employee: A pool of former employees who are called upon and hired to fill temporary staffing needs on an as-needed basis. MORE

Key Employee

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Key Employee: Under FMLA statutes, a key employee is defined as a salaried employee who is among the highest-paid 10% of all workers employed by the employer within a 75-mile radius. Under ERISA, a key employee is MORE

Links
Home
Glossary
Thesaurus