Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC): The federal agency responsible for publishing guidelines, enforcing EEO laws and investigating complaints of job discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age or disability.

Other Words for Employment

Employment Noun Synonyms: occupation, job, trade, work, business, profession, vocation, calling, livelihood, pursuit, m‚tier, skill, craft, line, racket
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Other Words for Equal

Equal Adjective Synonyms: identical, the same (as), interchangeable, one and the same, coequal, selfsame, like, alike, tantamount, similar (to), equivalent, commensurate
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Other Words for Opportunity

Opportunity Adjective Synonyms: chance, occasion, opening, possibility, moment, time, break
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Nontraditional Employment

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Nontraditional Employment: Used to define occupations or specific fields where women typically comprise less than 25 percent of the workforce. MORE

One-Hundred-Percent Commission Plan

Business / Real Estate / One-Hundred-Percent Commission Plan: Some firms have adopted a 100 percent commission plan. Salespersons in these offices pay a monthly service charge to their brokers to cover the costs of office space, telephones and supervision in ret MORE

No Loan, No Commission

Business / Real Estate / No Loan, No Commission: A listing agreement requiring that escrow be closed and title transferred before an agent is entitled to a commission. MORE

Negotiated Commission

Business / Finance / Negotiated Commission: An unfixed broker's commission that is determined through negotiation, depending on the specifics of the trades performed. MORE

National Drought Policy Commission

Business / Agriculture / National Drought Policy Commission: P.L. 105-199 (July 16, 1998), the National Drought Policy Act, authorized creation of the Commission to conduct a study of current federal, state, local and tribal drought preparedness, and review law MORE

Opportunity Cost

Business / Accounting / Opportunity Cost: The opportunity cost of a choice is the value of the best alternative given up. MORE

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