American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A person who works for another in return for financial or other compensation.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who works for an employer; a person working for salary or wages: applied to any one so working, but usually only to clerks, workmen, laborers, etc., and but rarely to the higher officers of a corporation or government, or to domestic servants: as, the employees of a railroad company.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. One employed by another.
- n. a worker who is hired to perform a job
- From French employé. (Wiktionary)
“The term employee also includes an officer of a corporation.www. law.cornell.edu (a) When used in this title, where not otherwise distinctly expressed or manifestly incompatible with the intent thereof - (1)”
“There is no Law that I have ever seen. sites to check out www. losthorizons.com and http www. law.cornell.edu Section 3401 definitions for section 3402 (c) Employee For purposes of this chapter, the term employee includes an officer, employee, or elected official of the United States, a State, or any political subdivision thereof, or the District of Columbia, or any agency or instrumentality of any one or more of the foregoing.”
“There is no Law that I have ever seen. sites to check out www. losthorizons.com and http www. law.cornell.edu Section 3401 definitions for section 3402 (c) Employee For purposes of this chapter, the term employee includes an officer, employee, or elected official of the”
“The term employee also includes an officer of a corporation.www. law.cornell.edu (a) When used in this title, where not otherwise distinctly expressed or manifestly incompatible with the intent thereof - (1) Person The term person shall be construed to mean and include an individual, a trust, estate, partnership, association, company or corporation.”
“The term employee is a mythical concept, created by people who have never seen the reality of human life.”
“That can be something as simple as a lawyer writing a letter on behalf of the employee, reminding the employer of their obligations under the law and what the employee is asking for, or it can be much more aggressive depending on the circumstances.”
“Sometimes though, the employee is already in the right job and keeping them engaged and successful (read happy) means helping them grow where they are, to cultivate new skills within their current position.”
“The images that are attached assume that the employee is a line employee.”
“In this period of time, you may have a clear idea if the employee is the appropriate person to develop such work; if he doesn't, you may finish the labor relationship (only if you have a contract), and must be careful of not going over the 30 days because you lose the right to do so.”
“Bellaire officials can legally eliminate the position of village street commissioner even though the employee is a U.S. soldier presently serving in the war with Iraq.”
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