Check out the list below to see terms and concepts that human resources teams are using in the workplace.
Word: Put Some Time on Your Calendar
Definition: Schedule a meeting with somebody.
Example: I think we should talk about the project in more detail next week. I'll put some time on your calendar where we can discuss how to make the project a success.
Word: Friendly Reminder
Definition: A polite phrase said before asking somebody to do something that you already asked them to do before.
Example: This is just a friendly reminder. Please complete the compliance training by the end of the week.
Word: Have An Ask
Definition: When a person has a request for another person to do something.
Example: When you have time today, I have an ask for you. I need to get a link updated on our marketing site. Please let me know if that is possible to get done.
Definition: The process of hiring somebody new to work in a role that a person just left.
Example: We need to backfill this role quickly because it is client-facing. The customer wants somebody to meet with them weekly to discuss how to better use our software within their company.
Definition: Term used to describe high-ranking executives within a company.
Example: Let's target our sales outreach at the C-Suite level.
Definition: Acronym for key performance indicator.
Example: Let's make sure we define our KPIs for the next business year.
Word: Jump On A Call
Definition: Join a conference call or a video call for a meeting.
Example: Let's wrap up this meeting soon. I have to jump on a call with a potential customer to demo our product and answer any questions the customer might have.
Word: Salary Requirements
Definition: How much an employee wants to be paid for a new job.
Example: Can you please share your salary requirements?
Word: Relocaton Package
Definition: Money given by an employer to a new employee to move to the city where the employer is based.
Example: Did the company offer you a relocation package?
Word: Ran Over Time
Definition: This term refers to going over the allotted time for an event, such as a phone call or a meeting.
Example: We ran over time, but please feel free to email me if you have any other questions.