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ATOUT [5 records]

Record 1 2011-08-18

English

Subject field(s)
  • Recruiting of Personnel
  • Federal Administration
DEF

A qualification that is not essential to perform the work, but that would be an enhancement in terms of the work to be performed.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Recrutement du personnel
  • Administration fédérale
DEF

Qualification qui n'est pas nécessaire pour exécuter le travail, mais qui pourrait permettre à un employé de faire un meilleur travail.

Spanish

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Record 2 2011-03-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Management Operations (General)
DEF

An entity, quality, or condition of value that provides an advantage and serves as a resource to achieve desired results and outcomes.

OBS

Assets may have a widely recognized financial value (e.g. book value), an estimated financial value (e.g. cost savings, increased revenue), and/or a qualitative value (e.g. promotion of trust and confidence).

OBS

asset: term from the Enhanced Management Framework.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Opérations de la gestion (Généralités)
DEF

Entité, qualité ou condition de valeur qui procure un avantage et sert de ressource pour atteindre les issues et les résultats prévus.

OBS

Les atouts peuvent avoir une valeur financière généralement reconnue (p. ex. valeur comptable), une valeur financière estimative (p. ex. économies de coûts, majoration des revenus) ou une valeur qualitative (p. ex. promotion de la confiance).

OBS

atout : terme tiré du Cadre amélioré de gestion.

Spanish

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Record 3 2006-06-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Personnel and Job Evaluation
  • Recruiting of Personnel
  • Federal Administration
CONT

... the [Public Service] Commission has regard to any additional qualifications that the deputy head may consider to be an asset for the work to be performed, or for the organization, currently or in the future ...[Public Service Modernization Act, 2003]

French

Domaine(s)
  • Évaluation du personnel et des emplois
  • Recrutement du personnel
  • Administration fédérale
CONT

[...] la Commission [de la fonction publique] prend en compte toute qualification supplémentaire que l'administrateur général considère comme un atout pour le travail à accomplir ou pour l'administration, pour le présent ou l'avenir [...] [Loi sur la modernisation de la fonction publique, 2003]

Spanish

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Record 4 1998-06-25

English

Subject field(s)
  • Military Strategy
  • War and Peace (International Law)
  • Diplomacy
  • General Vocabulary

French

Domaine(s)
  • Stratégie militaire
  • Guerre et paix (Droit international)
  • Diplomatie
  • Vocabulaire général

Spanish

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Record 5 1995-06-07

English

Subject field(s)
  • Translation (General)
  • General Vocabulary
CONT

A country that regards diversity as an asset, not a liability. From the Speech from the Throne, April 14, 1980.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Traduction (Généralités)
  • Vocabulaire général
CONT

Un pays où l'on considère la diversité comme un atout et non comme un fardeau.

Spanish

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