Home » job » Page 43

Tagjob

spadia

spadia  n.— «Advertisers now want to reach specific customer groups. Part of the result is the creation of numerous products, including Neighbors editions, Homes magazines, Post-It notes, Comics spadias, TV Book pop-outs and wraps, TV...

standfirst

standfirst  n.— «Midway through a communications degree, she landed a job on the Oz teen bible, Dolly, and gave up “spending six weeks learning how to write a standfirst” in favour of doing the job for real.» —“It will fit...

tissue

tissue  n.— «They get hired when they’re pregnant just so they can get benefits and be put on a tissue (a job that’s more secure and less demanding than working behind the truck, like being a clerk).» —“A weeklong electronic journal...

insourcing

insourcing  n.— «The four candidates also addressed what Moore referred to as “insourcing”—offering visas to foreign workers for local jobs. All suggested it was a reasonable practice—if there was a shortage of local workers...

bootleg

bootleg  adj.— «I need to figure out what I want, achieve it, and be satisfied with it—for once. If it happens before the end of August, I won’t end this chapter thinking this was one bootleg summer.» —“I’m In Control...

p-diddy

p-diddy  n.— «Per Dieums are known in the US entertainment industry now as “P Diddys”—ie “what did you spend your Diddys” on? Or “the Diddys in this job are stingy.”» —“Things to make you go...