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skill

 [skil]
a talent or ability; dexterity or expertise.
coping s's the identification and management of stress and related reactors, a performance component in occupational therapy.
coping s's (omaha) in the omaha system, a target definition in the intervention scheme, defined as the ability to deal with or gain control of existing problems, including family tasks, illness, and employment.
functional s's tasks that are necessary to care for oneself; see also activities of daily living.

skill

Adeptness of performance; mastery.

skill

Vox populi Adeptness of performance. See Cognitive skill, Social skill.

skill

(skil)
1. The ability to produce, efficiently and in a coordinated manner, movement on demand or desire repeatedly.
2. Motor patterns developed as a result of practice, performed with maximum efficiency and effectiveness (e.g., playing a guitar, shooting foul shots in basketball).

skill

(skil)
The ability to produce, efficiently and in a coordinated manner, movement or result on demand or desire repeatedly.
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'Japan will recruit skilled workers from Bangladesh after teaching them Japanese language," he said.
"Alberta's youth need to know that the skilled trades are a viable career path and not just something you fall back on.
Similar costs for skilled and low-skilled workers in third category businesses was Dh5,000, which means that the reduction rate for these businesses after this decision is 94 per cent.
But skills are by no means unimportant to the public, with surveys consistently finding more support for highly skilled migration (Hainmueller and Hiscox, 2010; Ford, 2011, 2012).
As defined in the agreement, specified skilled workers are those who possess certain expertise and skills, and granted the status of residence of 'specified skilled worker,' by the government of Japan.
Under the agreement, the shared areas for cooperation are streamlining of recruitment processes; examining mechanisms on accepting and supporting organizations and a specified skilled worker; providing guidance and supervision in the implementation of the system; sharing of information; establishing of a joint committee for resolution of issues and continued improvement of the system; administering examinations; and promoting the welfare and protection of Filipino skilled workers.
He said the only way to increase the country's skilled workers is through education.
In 2017, it increased its intake of skilled workers by about 7.5 percent, and announced a new program to approve visas for these workers in two weeks a compared to six or seven months in the U.S.
After three, or sometimes three-and-a-half, years of training, apprentices need to pass the skilled worker's examination.
It proposed a system which would control low-skilled migration through an annual cap while allowing skilled migrants to come to the UK as before.
MULTAN -- Mango Research Station (MRS) In-charge Abdul Ghaffar Grewal advised farmers to avail services of skilled labour for harvesting and post harvesting for handling mango produce.