principles of business 8e key terms chapter 9

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ability
the quality of being able to perform a mental or physical task.
application form
a document used by employers that asks for information related to employment. It gives the employer standard information about each job applicant.
career
a goal for work that is fulfilled through an occupation or series of occupations.
career portfolio
tangible evidence of your ability and skills.
cover letter
a letter expressing your interest in a specific job.
employment interview
a two way conversation in which the interviewer learns about you and you learn about the job and the company.
exit interview
an interview in which your employer asks questions about your work upon your leaving the company.
informational interview
a planned discussion with a worker who is willing to help you find out about the work that a person does, the preparation needed for that career, and the persons feelings about the career.
mentor
an experienced employee who serves as counselor to a person with less experience.
mobility
the willingness and ability of a person to move to where jobs are located.
resume
a tool that provides information about you to a potential employer.
talent
a natural inborn aptitude to do certain things.
values
things that are important to you.

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