human capital


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human capital

n.
The accumulated knowledge and skills that make a workforce productive: "Individuals and nations become rich by investing in human capital" (Ben Stein).

human capital

n
(Economics) economics the abilities and skills of any individual, esp those acquired through investment in education and training, that enhance potential income earning
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MUCH HAS BEEN WRITTEN about labour productivity, but little about human capital productivity which is defined as the ratio between an index of discounted future output and an index of human capital.
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Over the past year, Bellevue University has been working with DAU senior leadership to define critical human capital issues and develop cost effective approaches to aid the federal government in addressing high-priority workforce learning needs.
In the era of knowledge-based economy, human capital has become the primary resource in our society.
In recent years, USTR's increased workload from numerous new regional and bilateral free trade agreement negotiations and a new round of multilateral negotiations at the World Trade Organization has raised concerns about its human capital strategy.
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Human capital is the biggest investment many companies make, yet it is the investment they know the least about.
We also live in an increasingly knowledge-based economy in which the formation of human capital becomes increasingly essential to all sectors.
based organization: showing 88 percent believed their human capital strategy was linked to their company's business strategy.

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