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1bonusn. additional pay given to employee as incentive or reward
2curriculum vitaeUKn. short account of one's education, career etc; CVUK; resumeUS; resumeUS
3dismissv. to remove or discharge from employment; to sack [colloq.]; to fireUS
4employern. person or firm who employs people - employee n. person employed
5fireUSv. [colloq.] to dismiss
6interviewv. an oral examination of an applicant for a job - also v.
7make redundantUKv. [made, made] to dismiss because of not being needed - redundancyUK n.
8maternity leaven. period of absence from work (for a woman) when having a baby
9noticen. advance warning of intention to resign - to give or tender one's notice v.
10perkabbr. perquisite; something additional to regular salary [eg: free meals; a car]
11personneln. the people who work for a firm
12personnel officern. manager responsible for recruitment, training and welfare of personnel
13promotionn. advancement in rank or position - to promote v.
14prospectsn. opportunity for success, promotion etc
15recruitn. to look for and employ personnel - recruitment n.
16resignv. to give up a job - letter of resignation n.
17retirev. to leave employment, esp. because of age - retirement n.
18salaryn. a fixed, regular payment, usually monthly, made by employer to employee
19staffn. the people who work for a firm or a particular department; employees
20take onv. [took, taken] to employ; to hire

From Top 20 Business Vocabulary.

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