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Hire

To initiate employment for a person. That is, one hires an employee when one asks him/her to accept a job and he/she agrees. The employer agrees to pay wages and/or salary to the employee, who agrees to perform certain services for the employer. See also: Fire.

hire

the use by individuals or businesses of an ASSET that is leased to them by the owner of the asset in return for a financial payment (the hire charge). Hiring provides a means for consumers or firms to make use of assets without having to make large cash payments to purchase them. See LEASING.
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Barberton City Schools in Barberton, Ohio, hires about 20 teachers each year.
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When we hire someone, we do it with the perspective that the person will be with us for a long time," Rosenbluth says.
I would change one word in that question to make it read: Why should I hire you?
if the employee is a temporary hire for less than three business days, he or she must complete the Form 1-9 satisfactorily by the end of the first working day.
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The ex-felon cannot be holding a high- or moderate-paying job when the prospective employer attempts to hire him, the ex-felon's family must earn below 70% of the Bureau of Labor Statics lower-living standard during a predetermined period.
After all, if you're a great boss, you hire terrific people and create a great work environment that no one wants to leave, right?
I think we need to know what exactly we are doing in hiring and making sure that the people we hire are in this country legally,'' said Councilman Dennis Zine, who chairs the council's Personnel Committee.
You can also assume that they don't read, write or edit because the white press doesn't hire them.