Business / Human Resources (HR) / Employment Branding
Employment Branding: A combination of marketing, communication and technology used by an organization intended to give it greater visibility amongst a large population within a short timeframe.
Joint Employment: The relationship between a Professional employer organization or employee leasing firm and an employer, based on a contractual sharing of liability and responsibility for employees.
Nontraditional Employment: Used to define occupations or specific fields where women typically comprise less than 25 percent of the workforce.
Pre-Employment Testing: The practice of issuing tests to potential employees on a pre-employment basis in order to determine an applicant’s suitability for a certain position. These tests may include, but are not l . . . View Full Definition
Fair Employment And Housing Act: Californias Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) (Sections 13100-13196 of the Government Code) prohibits housing discrimination based on marital status as well as race, color, religion, se . . . View Full Definition
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC): The federal agency responsible for publishing guidelines, enforcing EEO laws and investigating complaints of job discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), nat . . . View Full Definition
Employment-Model IDS: An IDS that generally owns or is affiliated with a hospital and establishes or purchases physician practices and retains the physicians as employees.
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO): A policy statement that equal consideration for a job is applicable to all individuals and that the employer does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, age, marital status, nation . . . View Full Definition
Self-Employment Tax: A tax self-employed people must pay to qualify them to receive Social Security benefits at retirement.
Employment-At-Will: A legal doctrine that states that an employment relationship may be terminated by the employer or employee at any time and for any or no reason.