year end vocabulary Crossword

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Jun 7, 2016
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a lack of doubt in ones abilities self-confidence
the ability to bend and adapt to change resilience
to look back at what one has done or thought reflections
the notion that learning is on going throughout life life long learning
a model of expressing what is key to the career development process high five
a will to succeed;a cherished desire aspiration
the unique characteristics that distinguish us as individuals diversity
prejudice that leads to an unfair influence upon an individual, issue, or situation bias
beliefs about individuals or groups that place them in categories of disadvantage stereotyping
when action results in a desired outcome success
a reason for ones action motivation
see resume functional resume
anything that gets in the way of your goals and plans barrier
connections with other people network
a meeting between an employer and a prospective employee job interview
a pattern or tendency or habit in society trends
the ability to respond positively to change by adjusting goals and plans adaptability
a provincial law that contains basic rules about employing people labour standard act
a pattern evident in the human population demographic trend
a cluster of jobs with similar tasks and skills occupation
a regulation within the occupational health and safety act WHMIS
the way one sees oneself self concept
a specific set of duties performed for a specific employer in a prescribed location job

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Career Crossword

Created
Nov 23, 2016
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an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. Career
the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium. Communication
a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep Dream
series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep. "I had a recurrent dream about falling from great heights" Education
understandings and personal attributes that make individuals more likely to gain employment and to be successful in their chosen occupations". Employability
a project or undertaking, especially a bold or complex one. Enterprise
the action of exploring an unfamiliar area. Exploration
a break or hole in an object or between two objects. Gap
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. Goals
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
the ability to assess and initiate things independently. Initiative
a paid position of regular employment. Job
an act of travelling from one place to another. Journey
knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught Learning
a job or profession. Occupation
the action of organizing something. Organisation
the process of making plans for something. Planning
the process of finding solutions to difficult or complex issues. Problem solving
coming after, less important than, or resulting from someone or something else that is primary. Secondary
management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behaviour and well-being. Self managment
the ability to do something well; expertise. Skills

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Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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Oct 17, 2016
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A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

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Budgeting Crossword

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Apr 21, 2017
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An essential item required for life. Need
Something unnecessary, but desired. Want
A fundamental belief about what is desirable, worthwhile, and important to an individual. Value
A spending plan for managing money during a given period of time. Budget Plan
Money earned through employment and investments. Income
An amount of money spent to buy goods and services for yourself. Expense
An amount of money that is the same each time you pay. Fixed Expense
Costs that change in amount each time they are paid. Variable Expense
Something owed to another - an obligation. Debt
A debt for which you are liable for - financial obligation. Liabilities
A value that is owned. Assets
To divide/distribute as necessary. Allocate
Ability to pay all debts. Solvent
Inability to pay all debts. Insolvent
The amount by which assets exceeds liabilities. Net Worth
Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Time Bound SMART

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Career Vocabulary Crossword

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Dec 18, 2016
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a person who works for a more experienced person in order to learn a trade apprentice
vacation time, insurance, sick time received with employment benefit
an occupation requiring special training career
a person who works for another person employee
a person who creates and manages a business entrepreneur
a beginning level job that requires little training entrylevel
reward offered as motivation incentive
the amount of money received in exchange for work income
a person who controls a portion of a business and employees manager
a yearly amount of money earned in a job position salary
an hourly amount of money earn in a job position wage
an increase in job status promotion
a form completed by a person who wants to apply for a job application
a document that contains information about an employee resume
a face to face conversation between an employer and an applicant interview
people an employer can contact for information about a person references
people at the same job level that one works with coworkers
talking with other people about possible job opportunities networking

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Exploring Careers Crossword

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Dec 16, 2016
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knowing one's own thoughts, feelings, and actions self awareness
the different ways people naturally think and learn learning styles
favorite activities interests
a skill that has been developed abilitiy
an individual's feelings, actions, habits, and thoughts personality
the potential a person has for learning a skill aptitude
the ability to perform a task due to training and experience skill
ideas a person lives by values
the things about work that are important to a person work values
values that reflect the importance of money in a person's happiness economic values
what a person does for pay job
a set of related job skills and experiences occupations
a work history of one or more jobs in the same of related fields of interests career
working at least 40 hours per week full time
the way a person uses his or her time, energy, and other resources lifestyle
the ways people make make, buy, and sell goods and services economy
items that people sell goods
activities people do for others for a fee services
all the world's economies and how they are linked global economy
the need for workers and the kind of work available to them job market
all people over the age of 16 who work or are seeking work labor force
the buying and selling of goods and services via the internet e-commerce
equal emplyment opportunity for all, regardless of gender gender equality
a change over a period of time trend
a group of people who work together to set goals and make decisions to solve problems and put ideas into action team
a wide varietyof workers with different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and skills in the work place workforce diversity
a flexible work arragement that allows 2 part time employees to divide one full-time job job sharing
using outside resources to preform activities traditionally handled by internal company staff outsourcing
working at home for a company telecommute
a work schedule that allows workers to choose work hours that fit their particular needs flex time
designing and constructing structures that enclose space to meet human needs architecture
building structures construction

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Natural Selection Crossword

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Mar 15, 2017
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the period between the birth of one generation and the birth of the next generation generation time
the formation of new species as a result of evolution speciation
the process by which individuals that are better adapted to their environment survive and reproduce more successfully than less well adapted individuals do natural selection
a characteristic that improves an individuals ability to survive and reproduce in a particular environment adaptation
a group of organisms that are closely related and can mate to produce fertile offsring Species
the process in which inherited characteristics within a population change over generations such that new species sometimes arise Evolution
the trace or remains of an organism that lived long ago, most commonly preserved in sedimentary rock fossil
a historical sequence of life indicated by fossils found in layers of the earths crust fossil record
a genetically determined characteristic trait
the human practice of breeding animals or plants that have certain desired traits selective breeding
any method of determining whether an event or object is older or younger than other events or object relative dating
any method of measuring the age of an object or event in years absolute dating
the theory that explains how large pieces of the Earths outermost layer, called tectonic plates, move and chage shape plates tectonics

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Financial Terms Crossword Puzzle

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May 18, 2016
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When you’re investing or saving, this is the interest that you earn on the amount you deposit, plus any interest you’ve accumulated over time. Compoundinterest
A number used by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower’s credit worthiness. FICOscore
The difference between your assets and liabilities. networth
The process by which you choose what proportion of your portfolio you’d like to dedicate to various asset classes, based on your goals, personal risk tolerance and time horizon. Assetallocation
Commonly referred to as fixed-income securities. Bonds
The increase in the value of an asset or investment — like a stock or real estate — above its original purchase price. Capitalgains
The process of buying or selling securities over time in order to maintain your desired asset allocation. Rebalancing
Also called equities or shares. Stocks
This is the process of paying off your debt in regular installments over a fixed period of time. Amortization
A type of mortgage in which the interest you pay on your outstanding balance rises and falls based on a specific benchmark. ARM
An account held by an impartial third party on behalf of two parties in a transaction. Escrow
A mortgage that carries a fixed interest rate for the entire life of the loan. Fixed-rate mortgage
Employer-sponsored retirement plans, such as pensions, in which the employer promises a specified retirement benefit based on a formula that may include an employee’s earnings history, length of employment and age. Defined-benefit plans
Companies often use these as management incentives. stockoptions
The payments you make to an insurance company in return for protection from financial losses within the scope of your policy. Premium
Used to determine your taxable income, minus any additional IRS-qualified deductions that you’re eligible to take. AGI
A person who is financially dependent on your income, typically a child or an adult relative you may support. Dependent
A standard amount that can be used to reduce your taxable income if you decide not to itemize your deductions. Standarddeduction
A qualified expense that the IRS allows you to subtract from your adjusted gross income, which further reduces your taxable income. Itemizeddeduction
A type of policy that provides additional liability coverage beyond what your home, auto or boat insurance may provide. Umbrellainsurance

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Workplace Safety Crossword

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Jul 5, 2017
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You must be 16 years old to work on a ___________ site Construction
__________ hazards are germs that come from living things Biological
Helps you learn the policies, rules, and procedures to help do your job safely Training
. Someone who works closely with you on a day-today basis and makes sure you follow safety rules Supervisor
_____________ Health and Safety Act Occupational
A biological hazard often found in hospitals Needles
Someone who helps other people and works without pay Volunteer
What you do frequently to your hands before working with food Wash
Things that should be followed in order to stay safe Rules
Minor injury that could result from picking up heavy boxes Sprain
It is your ______________ to work safely and report hazards Responsibility
Hand protection needed when working with food, chemicals, etc. Gloves
What you do when you don’t understand instructions or if you think your work is unsafe Ask
To avoid a serious shock, this should never be mixed with water Electricity
Workplace ___________ Materials Information System (WHMIS) Hazardous
Head protection Hardhat
What you wear in a science lab to protect your eyes from chemicals Goggles

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Unit 6: Introduction to Investing Crossword

Created
Apr 19, 2016
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Investment contracts in which the investor exchanges a sum of money for a series of payments over time. annuities
A loan to a company to finance a wide array of business purposes—from short-term inventory financing to long-term investments in equipment. commercial loan
A method of interest payment. This is calculated by adding the interest earned by the investment to the previously earned interest. Each time interest is added to your savings the next interest amount is compounded on the new balance. compound interest
A combination of two or more corporations engaged in entirely different businesses that fall under one corporate structure. conglomerate
Regularly purchasing stocks or mutual funds, whether they are high or low, by investing a constant dollar amount so that over the long term the high and low prices of the investment products average out. dollar-cost averaging
An employer-sponsored retirement plan that allows a worker to save for retirement while deferring income taxes on the saved money and earnings until withdrawal. 401k
A riskier type of investment with a higher potential for return. Examples include stocks, bonds, and mutual funds growth investment
Subject to fast, extreme changes in price or value. volatile
Planning investments and other transactions to match the money and other assets available to an individual over time to the ways in which they want to spend those assets, including personal consumption, charitable donations, support for family members, and gifts. wealth management
A legal relationship in which one person or company holds property, which can include money, real estate, stocks, bonds, collections, automobiles, and personal possessions for the benefit of another. trust
Accounts that can receive and hold funds for a specific purpose such as retirement, college tuition, or medical expenses. If these accounts are established according to federal tax rules, the owner of the account will not have to pay income taxes on the money placed in them until it is withdrawn tax-deferred accounts
The rule is a simplified way to determine how long an investment will take to double, given a fixed annual rate of interest. By dividing 72 by the annual rate of return, investors can get a rough estimate of how many years it will take for the initial investment to duplicate itself. rule of 72
The chance that the rate of return on an investment will be different from what you expected. risk
Accounts that permit individuals to save and invest funds without paying taxes on the income from the investment as long as the proceeds are eventually applied to legitimate educational expenses at an accredited institution. educational plans
The strategy of pursuing an assortment of investments to minimize the effects of risk and volatility. diversification
Helping individuals or a family determine in advance what will happen to their money and other assets after the death of one or more individuals in the family. estate planning
Describing a future financial goal and computing the kinds of income, savings, and investment that will be necessary to achieve the financial goal. financial planning
A safer type of investment with a lower potential for return but that provides regular incomes to investors. Examples include savings accounts and certificates of deposit. income investment
The percentage return on an investment over a set time period, usually a year. interest rate
The original amount of money a person invests (as opposed to interest). principal
The amount of money gained or lost on an investment relative to the amount of money invested, usually expressed as an annual percentage. rate of return
Anticipating a desired or necessary future income after retirement and then creating a plan for the amount of savings and investment needed to create that future income. retirement planning
A company whose main business is holding securities of other companies purely for investment purposes. The investment company invests money on behalf of shareholders who in turn share in the profits and losses. investment service
The ease with which an investment can be converted into cash. liquidity

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Career Readiness Crossword

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Mar 13, 2017
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Learning how to manage your money and where its going budgeting
The money you will invest to start your business capital
Percentage of dollars brought into the salon from guest services and products commission
Type of supplies used in daily operations of the salon consumption
Principles that guide your professional behavior ethics
Written agreement guaranteeing protection in event of injury, accident, fire, thief, etc... insurance
Utilizing social settings and/or media as an opportunity to meet new guest networking
Using your own words to summarize what you heard the client say paraphrasing
Collection of you best work in digital or paper form portfolio
Behaving in a manner appropriate for your business setting professionalism
Process of scheduling your current guest's next appointment prior to them leaving the salon rebooking
Communication tool that catalogs and summarizes your education, employment history and professional accomplishments for a job resume
Professional products that are sold to guest through your recommendations based on their hair and body needs retail
When guests continuously return for rescheduled services, remaining loyal to the salon and/or you retention
Overall evaluation of self-worth selfesteem
Physical and psychological responses to demanding situations stress

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