typing pool


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Noun1.typing pool - a group of typists who can work for different personstyping pool - a group of typists who can work for different persons
pool - an organization of people or resources that can be shared; "a car pool"; "a secretarial pool"; "when he was first hired he was assigned to the pool"
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I recall a similar situation in the 1980s at my place of work where the office joker did exactly the same nearly every time he visited a typing pool of six ladies.
After an initial turndown, two jobs opened, one in the typing pool and one in the editorial library.
RE: 'Remembering the typing pool ladies at Cash's' (Telegraph, May 18).
We know there are a number of informal groups of former workers who get together for lunch now and again - and ladies from the typing pool who meet to go on outings - so it would be nice to get them all together at Meltham.
Smith played a blinder, as actress and singer, while the feel-good factor was heightened by shots of the proud former workmates of Swinging Cilla in the typing pool, and Bobby in the bakery, listening to the number one hit on the radio, along with Cil's proud parents.
CILLA (9pm ITV) IT'S 1963 and if young Cilla Black's career ever does take off she'll be a huge loss to the typing pool at British Insulated Calendar Cables.
BIOPIC CILLA STV, 9pm IT'S 1963 and if young Cilla Black's career ever does take off, she'll be a huge loss to the typing pool at British Insulated Callender's Cables.
I was told when I was in school that the best job I could hope for was answering phones and working in a typing pool.
According to thinktank IPPR, the move has implications for social mobility and inequality which has produced a report looking at women born in different generations since the 1950s, when some male executives infamously used the typing pool as a dating agency.
She began her federal career in 1984 in the typing pool, and was eventually promoted to a budget analyst in 1992.
Overtaken by technology, they sit in the past alongside the phone booth, the subway token, the office typing pool and even the card catalog.