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Meritocracy

A system in which the best qualified persons are rewarded for their achievements. That is, talent and hard work are rewarded in a meritocracy, rather than other factors like personal relationships or tenure. Meritocracy in a corporation may cause better results, but certain positions are still commonly kept within a family or friendship network.
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This will be increasingly a point at issue in the conflict between the two Americas: not only the question of whether meritocratic standards are fair or could be made more fair but whether they actually measure anything real.
Bell lays out a case for the qualities that leaders in a meritocratic system should have, such as proper intellectual abilities, "communicative talent and emotional intelligence" (p.
On the other hand, a meritocratic society allows movement towards mutual goals - ultimately a nation state, instead of a series of tribes and kinship held together within a geographical boundary.
Liu's study is guided by two main research questions, "What is the role of the state in the expansion of higher education, in the particular context of a market economy under the communist regime?" and 'To what extent has access to higher education in contemporary China been based on meritocratic criteria?" (p.
The authors argue that occupational outcome becomes more meritocratic at the university level and on many occasions students from lower social backgrounds are favored due to their motivation.
Officials may gain power not through a political meritocratic system, but their legitimacy can always be criticized on the basis of technological meritocratic criteria.
It is at the top level that Bell sees the meritocratic principle enshrined most clearly.
Summary: HackerEarth's coding challenges expand the talent pool for tech hiring and make the process more meritocratic.
The decision also provides even greater context to OneDay International cricket, and provides a fully meritocratic pathway into ICC's.
The European Rugby Champions Cup will replace the Heineken Cup next weekend following two years of political wrangling that has yielded at least a 60% hike in broadcasting revenues and meritocratic qualification.
Horta-Osorio said that "Ultimately, Britain will prosper if more companies recognise the benefits that diverse, meritocratic organisations can bring.
In a meritocratic system, people are compensated on the basis of their individual ability, whereas in an egalitarian system people are equally compensated.