Cross-Training


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Cross-Training

The act or practice of training employees to perform multiple jobs if necessary. For example, a salesperson may train the office manager to make sales calls and the office manager may show the salesperson how to pay vendors. This way, if the salesperson goes on maternity leave or the office manager is fired, the company is able to function while a replacement is found.
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The elliptical trainer is widely used to the possibility of offering complete cross-training experience to the user.
We are elevating PAF by activating our own ETC through cross-trainings, and we are encouraging you to do the same, as well, he added.
Cross-training can be a powerful tool for both the organization and the environmental health professional.
Cross-training not only alleviated the workload by allowing us to rotate personnel but also allowed any member of the platoon to fill in for any distribution task.
Mix it up to help prevent injury Cross-training started out as a way for athletes who specialized in one sport--typically running--to avoid overuse injuries from the jarring impact of the sport.
These cross-trainings are part of the Philippine Army's international agreements aimed at developing and promoting cooperative activities," Army Training and Doctrine Command Civil Military Operations chief Lt.
Previous studies investigating cross-training type programs have found that performance remains similar or improves with the addition of a different training component.
To allow robots to take part in the cross-training experiments, the pair first had to design a new algorithm to allow the devices to learn from their role-swapping experiences.
Cross-training in manufacturing means that team members receive internal, on-the-job training to learn how to complete a variety of job functions.
Yet, cross-training needs to be considered as an investment to help schools become more efficient in delivering customer service, completing projects, recruiting and retaining employees, or exposing those seeking career advancement and growth.
The dual action handle bars mean you can get a cross-training workout that uses your whole body, including your upper body, while also using all of the muscles in the lower legs.
The dual-action handle bars mean you can get a true cross-training workout that uses your whole body, including your upper body, while also using all of the muscles in the lower legs.