These 10 English Terms You Will Definitely Meet in the World of Work

In the world of work there are several English terms that are often used in various activities. Although some people know the meaning of the word clearly, it is possible for people who just joined the workforce to understand it less. Well, so as not to cause miss communication or the gap between employees, let’s know some of the following vocabulary.

1. Turn around time

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Turn around time or TAT is a term that refers to the working time needed in a project or activity. However, this term is intended when the estimated total project completion. So, it could be that the time required is shorter or longer than deadline predetermined beginning.

2. Reimburse

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Reimburse is a term commonly used for the reimbursement of costs incurred by employees intentionally or unintentionally for the benefit of the company. Generally, this has been recorded in the budget of each company.

3. Quarter

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In the world of work, this term is usually used to describe time per quarter of a work month or quarter. Therefore, in the world of work, companies usually divide one year into four quarter each consisting of three months of service.

4. Letterhead

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Letterhead is a general term used to refer to letterhead. Well, please note that the function of letterhead itself is very important, namely as the identity of a company or agency.

5. Leave

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Literally, this one word if translated into Indonesian will mean to leave. However, in terms of the world of work, leave has the meaning of leave. There are also various types of leave that are usually provided by companies, such as annual leave (annual leave), sick leave (sick leave), and so on.

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6. Incentive

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Incentive is a term to express additional income or wages given by a company to employees who have made an achievement. The purpose of intensive itself is as work motivation for employees to be more enthusiastic about doing their tasks and responsibilities.

7. Headhunter

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Headhunter is a term for a profession that has the task of finding the best candidates to fill vacant positions in the company. Well, the profession that is usually included in this position is human resource or talent.

8. Framework

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This term refers to the framework that is commonly used in making work plans that will be carried out, from preparation to completion. However, the term framework will mean something else if you work as a person programmer, namely the concept of the arrangement of the function code and plugins that you want to make in designing a website or application.

9. Down payment

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You must be familiar with this one term. Down payment or DP is a term to state payment of a portion of the total price made at the beginning of the transaction. Now, in the world of payment work like this is common because it makes it easier for companies to allocate budgets to other fields.

10. Allowance

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Allowance is an allowance other than the main salary as a form of reward or appreciation for the company’s performance during work. In some companies, there are various kinds allowance which is usually mentioned at the beginning of your contract, like holiday allowance (benefits you get when you celebrate the holiday), overtime allowance (benefits when you do or are asked to work overtime), and much more.

That’s ten terms in English that are commonly found in the world of work. Don’t forget to take notes and understand it, yes!

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