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  • Building on Turtle Creek Boulevard Imploded Sunday Morning
    A building along Turtle Creek Boulevard was imploded Sunday morning to make way for new development near the Mansion on Turtle Creek Hotel. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. ...
    NBC.  Sun, 15 Sep 2019 10:30:37 -0500.
  • Guardrails, nets & fall arrests
    Preventing falls from heights when performing construction work is a top priority because falls are the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry. ...
    ISHN.  Thu, 12 Sep 2019 00:00:00 -0400.
  • 2019 Top 400 Sourcebook: Turner Begins Work on $250M Cincinnati Soccer Stadium
    Turner recently started construction of a $250-million, 510,000-sq-ft Major League Soccer stadium in Cincinnati, called West End Stadium.
    Engineering News-Record.  Wed, 11 Sep 2019 14:00:00 -0400.
  • Famous laneway businesses take hit from Flinders Street closure
    Family-run businesses on Melbourne's Flinders and Degraves streets say they could be forced to lay off staff because construction work on the Metro Tunnel is demolishing their profit margins.
    Rachel Eddie.  Sydney Morning Herald.  Wed, 11 Sep 2019 19:50:00 +1000.
  • The Patriarchy Invented The 9-5 Workday. Here's How We Remake It With Women In The Room.
    When you build flexibility into the bedrock of how work operates, you destigmatize it.
    By Elissa Sangster, Contributor.  Forbes.  Tue, 10 Sep 2019 15:43:00 -0400.
  • AI-Assisted Digital Assistants Really Work
    AI-assisted Digital Assistants are now emerging. Catch up on some initial results from a Midwestern Infrastructure Builder. The outcomes are encouraging more investment.
    By Jim Sinur, Contributor.  Forbes.  Tue, 10 Sep 2019 15:41:00 -0400.
  • Apple and Foxconn broke Chinese Labour law to build new iPhones
    Using workers on short-term contracts is a common way for factories to meet periods of peak demand without taking on longer term costs, but Chinese labour law states that no more than 10 per cent of a work force can be temporary.
    Louise Lucas In Hong Kong.  American City Business Journals.  Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:24:35 +0000.
  • Labor Policy is Jobs Policy
    Labor Day offers Americans a chance to appreciate the tremendous value of America's workers and job creators. At the Department of Labor, where I serve, we are proud of the hard work Americans have put in to build today's ...
    Jonathan Berry.  The Stream.  Mon, 02 Sep 2019 22:18:41 +0000.
  • The Essential Guide to real estate teams
    Everything you need to know about the growing trend of building a group of real estate pros who all work together.
    Jim Dalrymple Ii.  Inman.  Thu, 29 Aug 2019 08:00:31 +0000.
  • Canada's 'largest' solar project gets green light for construction
    Construction work on the facility is set to start next year.
    CNBC.  Wed, 28 Aug 2019 13:10 GMT.
  • Furniture Assembly (Captioned Picture)
    Two men in blue shirts work together to assemble a large piece of furniture. One man holds the shelf in place, while the other uses a drill to put screws in place. Once the furniture is assembled, it will be used to store books and knickknacks.
    https://www.furniture-construction.com/furniture-assembly.htm
  • Construction Managers (Information)
    General contractors sometimes act as construction managers over their projects. These managers usually work from a construction site office.
    https://www.general-contractors.us/construction-managers.htm
  • Jumblex.org Work Page (Directory Page)
    This work category page lists editorially-reviewed websites and web pages that pertain to this topic.
    http://en.jumblex.org/work/
  • Seoma.net Work Page (Directory Page)
    This work category page lists editorially-reviewed websites and web pages that pertain to this topic.
    http://www.seoma.net/home/work-at-home

Work Definition(s)

The word work is a noun.  Work means (1) activity directed toward making or doing something, (2) the occupation for which you are paid, (3) the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it), (4) a place where work is done, (5) applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading), (6) (physics) a manifestation of energy; the transfer of energy from one physical system to another expressed as the product of a force and the distance through which it moves a body in the direction of that force.
Work is also a verb that means (1) give a work-out to, (2) arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion, (3) go sour or spoil, (4) cause to undergo fermentation, (5) use or manipulate to one's advantage, (6) make uniform, (7) perform as expected when applied, (8) move into or onto, (9) cause to happen or to occur as a consequence, (10) make something, usually for a specific function, (11) shape, form, or improve a material, (12) prepare for crops, (13) gratify and charm, usually in order to influence, (14) move in an agitated manner, (15) proceed along a path, (16) provoke or excite, (17) proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity, (18) cause to work, (19) be employed, (20) exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity, (21) cause to operate or function, (22) operate in or through, (23) have and exert influence or effect, (24) operate in a certain place, area, or specialty, (25) behave in a certain way when handled.

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