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Would firms having these employees upgrade their terms of employment to keep them there for longer? Computing (2010)Training and certification delivers tangible returns while showing employees they are valued. Computing (2010)The two leaders will announce a new double taxation agreement to help businesses and employees in both countries. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She has also lost two lawsuits filed by former employees at the official residence who accused her of abuse. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Her son-in-law was shot just for being a government employee. The Sun (2016)He says the Indian employees have mixed feelings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Nearly a quarter of companies admitted that some employees worked more than 80 hours of overtime each month. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As a result, some firms are allowing employees an extra hour for their lunch tomorrow so they have time to shop. The Sun (2016)This requires the firm to have a culture it is proud of and for each employee to feel equally valued, regardless of gender or background. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There are calls for the numbers of firms and employees to be curbed. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The employee must return any excess reimbursement or allowance within a reasonable period of time. Christianity Today (2000)She is just the kind of employee the government hopes will stay in the saddle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Employees feel increasingly beleaguered and burnt out. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The company declined to say whether other employees were involved in the investigation. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The majority of people who work for an organization may still be employees of the organization. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)Famous couple stop former employee talking about their lives and family. The Sun (2011)He has also written to business leaders after some firms banned employees from wearing poppies with pins. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Most employees should return to their former jobs. BMA Family Doctor Guide - Heart Disease (1989)Another specialist recommends that employers follow up on returning employees. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And so ensuring that all employees feel included and encouraged to be themselves is paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The bank is still vulnerable to civil litigation and potential criminal cases brought against current and former employees. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This time round we have been seeing a genuine collaboration between businesses and their employees in finding alternatives to redundancy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You must carry out a risk assessment on the employee's work. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Secondly, we need to be encouraging more small businesses to hire employees by cutting red tape. The Sun (2014)They target mainly defence industry executives and government employees, the report said. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The vast majority of Smiths employees work overseas. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Bank of England employees are in the middle of a public sector wage freeze. Times, Sunday Times (2012)While this is more difficult if you are an employee, some firms will defer payments. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Employees praise the business as a positive, nurturing environment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You say the employee is a good worker, so in the end you may need to draw a balance. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Human resource planners are concerned with trends of employees leaving the organization, sometimes called wastage or turnover; but also with trends of internal employee movements. Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)
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Translations for 'employee'
British English: employee /ɛmˈplɔɪiː; ˌɛmplɔɪˈiː/ NOUN
An employee is a person who is paid to work for a company or organization.
He is an employee of the bank.
- American English: employee
- Arabic: مُوَظَّف
- Brazilian Portuguese: funcionário
- Chinese: 雇员
- Croatian: zaposlenik
- Czech: zaměstnanec
- Danish: ansat
- Dutch: werknemer
- European Spanish: empleado
- Finnish: työntekijä työnantajan näkökulmasta
- French: employé
- German: Angestellter
- Greek: υπάλληλος
- Italian: dipendente
- Japanese: 従業員
- Korean: 고용인
- Norwegian: ansatt
- Polish: pracownik
- European Portuguese: funcionário
- Romanian: angajat
- Russian: работающий по найму
- Spanish: empleado
- Swedish: anställd
- Thai: ลูกจ้าง
- Turkish: işçi
- Ukrainian: працівник
- Vietnamese: nhân viên
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