a paid union official who represents a local and its membership in dealing with an employer.
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Should business be English-only?The Harvard Business Review recently reported that multinational corporations are encouraging—or mandating—their employees to speak English. Samsung, Airbus, Microsoft in Beijing and many others now enforce English as the language of their business. Even corporations that are based in foreign countries, like Renault in France and Rakuten in Japan, are mandating English communication for their employees. Back in 2010, Rakuten (Japan’s largest online retailer) became an …
- business administration,
- business angel,
- business as usual,
- business before pleasure,
- business card,
- business case
Origin of business agent
First recorded in 1840–50
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