hiring

  • 1Hiring — may refer to:* Recruitment of personnel (usually called hiring in American English) * Renting of something (borrowing for a fee, usually called hiring in British English) …

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  • 2hiring — UK US /ˈhaɪərɪŋ/ US  /ˈhaɪrɪŋ/ noun [C, usually plural] HR ► an act of starting to employ someone: »There has been a series of hirings and firings in the company in recent years …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3hiring — See hire; hiring at will; hiring out convicts …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 4Hiring — Hire Hire, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hired} (h[imac]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hiring}.] [OE. hiren, huren, AS. h[=y]rian; akin to D. huren, G. heuern, Dan. hyre, Sw. hyra. See {Hire}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. To procure (any chattel or estate) from another… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5hiring — noun Hiring is used before these nouns: ↑freeze, ↑practice, ↑spree …

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  • 6hiring — / haɪərɪŋ/ noun the act of employing new staff ● Hiring of new personnel has been stopped …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 7hiring hall — ˈhiring ˌhall noun [countable] HUMAN RESOURCES an office run by a union which provides workers with jobs, usually in the order in which they come to the office * * * hiring hall UK US noun [C] US HR ► an employment organization, usually run by a… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8hiring firm — Commonly refers to a business that hires one or more independent contractors. Unlike an employer, a hiring firm does not have to withhold tax, contribute to Social Security and Medicare, or provide workers compensation for an independent… …

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  • 9hiring hall — n: a union operated placement office where registered applicants are referred to jobs usu. in the order of their registration Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 10hiring hall — ☆ hiring hall n. an employment office, esp. one operated by a union to place its members in jobs in the order of their applications …

    English World dictionary

  • 11Hiring hall — In organized labor, a hiring hall is an organization, usually under the auspices of a labor union, which has the responsibility of furnishing new recruits for employers who have a collective bargaining agreement with the union.The employer s use… …

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  • 12hiring fairs —    Also called statute, or mop fairs, the ultimate origin of the hiring fair dates from the time of Edward III, with his attempt to regulate the labour market at a time of acute national shortage. Successive legislation (in particular the Statute …

    A Dictionary of English folklore

  • 13Hiring Freeze — A situation whereas an employer has temporarily put into place that no further new hirings will occur for the foreseeable future. This type of cost saving effort is put into place as a result of budgetary concerns, and to capitalize upon existing …

    Investment dictionary

  • 14hiring at will — A general or indefinite hiring with right to terminate such at will of employer. Long v. Forbes, 58 Wyo. 533, 136 P.2d 242, 246. See employment at will …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15hiring at will — A general or indefinite hiring with right to terminate such at will of employer. Long v. Forbes, 58 Wyo. 533, 136 P.2d 242, 246. See employment at will …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 16hiring at will — A hiring which can be terminated by either of the parties at any time, subject to such notice of intent to terminate as may be required by the contract of hire. Warden v Hinds (CA4 Va) 163 F 201 …

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