A job is not meant to be long-term. People have jobs to pay the bills. Most people don’t plan to keep a job for their entire lives. A job is temporary, something to make ends meet. People aren’t usually passionate about their jobs.
A job is an opportunity to make money. Money is used in society as a unit of exchange, which has market-determined value.
A job is an activity in which a person undertakes in order to make money. A job can be unpaid and it can also be voluntary, such as when people do charitable work or work for community organizations. A job can also be paid, such as when working for a company, but this type of work has been known to lead to employees feeling alienated from their tasks and having low self-esteem.
A job is when an individual or company provides work for another in exchange for money.
A job is a position of employment where one works on commission, salary, or other type of pay. A “job” can be either part-time or full-time. The term “job” is also used to refer to the activity performed on that position. The word derives from the Middle Dutch word “jof”, meaning “to help”.
Here’s a definition of “JOB” :
- a damaging piece of work; “dry rot did the job of destroying the barn”; “the barber did a real job on my hair”
- work occasionally; “As a student I jobbed during the semester breaks”
- a Jewish hero in the Old Testament who maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him
- any long-suffering person who withstands affliction without despairing
- (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit
- a book in the Old Testament containing Job”s pleas to God about his afflictions and God”s reply
- an object worked on; a result produced by working; “he held the job in his left hand and worked on it with his right”
- a workplace; as in the expression “on the job”;
- the performance of a piece of work; “she did an outstanding job as Ophelia”; “he gave it up as a bad job”
- profit privately from public office and official business
- the responsibility to do something; “it is their job to print the truth”
- a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee; “estimates of the city”s loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars”; “the job of repairing the engine took several hours”; “the endless task of classifying the sampl
- invest at a risk; “I bought this house not because I want to live in it but to sell it later at a good price, so I am speculating”
- a crime (especially a robbery); “the gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis”
- a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved; “she and her husband are having problems”; “it is always a job to contact him”; “urban problems such as traffic congestion and smog”
- the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money; “he”s not in my line of business”
- arranged for contracted work to be done by others