career mobility


Dictionary of sociology. 2013.

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  • mobility, social — The movement usually of individuals but sometimes of whole groups between different positions within the system of social stratification in any society. It is conventional to distinguish upward and downward mobility (that is, movement up or down… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • mobility — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ decreased, limited, reduced, restricted ▪ full ▪ greater, increased ▪ downward …   Collocations dictionary

  • career — A patterned sequence of occupational roles through which individuals move over the course of a working life, implying increased prestige and other rewards, although not excluding downward occupational and social mobility. The sociological concept …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Career ladder — The term career ladder is a metaphor or buzzword used to denote vertical job promotion. In business and human resources management, the ladder typically describes the progression from entry level positions to higher levels of pay, skill,… …   Wikipedia

  • social mobility — mobility (def. 2). [1925 30] * * *       movement of individuals, families, or groups through a system of social hierarchy or stratification. If such mobility involves a change in position, especially in occupation, but no change in social class …   Universalium

  • Social mobility — Sociology …   Wikipedia

  • Apprentices mobility — is the movement of students and teachers in Vocational education or training (VET) to another institution inside or outside their own country to study or teach for a limited time. The term is usually used in the context of European Union (EU)… …   Wikipedia

  • Economic mobility — See also: Social mobility Economic mobility is the ability of an individual or family to improve their economic status, in relation to income and social status, within his or her lifetime or between generations. Economic mobility is often… …   Wikipedia

  • occupational mobility — Often wrongly called social mobility . It refers to the movement of an occupational group itself, or of an individual member of an occupation, or of an occupational vacancy, through the stratification system of social space. Studies of the Hindu… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Cisco Career Certifications — are IT Professional certifications for Cisco Systems products. The tests are administered by Pearson VUE. There are five levels of certification: Entry, Associate, Professional, Expert, and Architect, as well as seven different paths, Routing… …   Wikipedia

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