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Working

Attempting to complete the remaining part of a trade, by finding either buyers or sellers for the rest.

Working

1. In investing, a term describing the process of a broker attempting to find a counterparty for a trade.

2. See: Working capital.

3. See: Work.
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More than 40% of the working poor were self-employed, and the incidence of poverty was four times higher among the self-employed than among salaried workers.
While there is no magical solution for effecting robust working capital management, there are a number of prerequisites for gaining control of the complex process.
This study was conducted in a controlled laboratory setting, where the workload and working conditions were understandably less stressful than an actual situation in the field.
In addition to looking at the general ability requirements, reinforcer factors, and work environment style of a career environment when working with retirees, a counselor should encourage the retiree to investigate the potential career environment for evidence of age discrimination and for other applicable types of discrimination (e.
By working in teams students learn how to organize their peers, how to collaboratively identify and solve problems, and how to work within communities of difference.
I spend more time working than socializing with friends or on hobbies or leisure activities.
In Getting By on the Minimum, Jennifer Johnson, a sociologist at Johns Hopkins University, draws on interviews with more than sixty working class women in Baltimore to describe the dreams, struggles, and motivations of working moms who provide services to professional women like Kate Reddy.
When the planes crashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on September 11, working people around the country faced some immediate challenges: how to find out the toll that the tragedy would take on people at work in those buildings and their families, and how to quickly get help to the survivors and the victims' families.
Capitalism, at its best, seeks risk, adventure, freedom to strive and compete, daring, creation -- and it must make man happy in the work he does, it must give him a true "joy in the working.
Portraits of this metamorphosis have, since the 1950s, often been studies in loss and antagonism, often mediated through a nostalgia which accorded stability, integrity and moral heft to a vanished working class world uncompromised by affluence and materialism.
One of the great attractions about working solo is the notion that the business [e.
According to Cavander, ``People can become so exhausted from lack of sleep that they can't fight off 'microsleeps,' the industry word for falling asleep for a few moments, which can be fatal if you're at the wheel of a car or working with machinery.