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a wood or metal receptacle placed on your desk to hold your incoming material

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A total of 389 individuals (50% male, 50% female) completed a web-based in-basket exercise.
Thus, as examples, in addition to typical university admissions processes, applicants engaged in a performance-based in-basket activity in one district, and submitted a portfolio of leadership accomplishments in two others.
Assessments common to ICE and CBP that do not require specialized legacy agency knowledge and are evaluated through testing are Critical Thinking (logic and problem solving), Managerial Writing (written communication), and an In-basket Job Simulation (ability to prioritize and manage).
In the past, this entire process might have taken weeks while the adjuster spent his day trying to track down documents from the mailroom, the storage room, the fax machine and his colleague's in-basket.
AN intriguing email landed in Christopher Dent's in-basket.
The unsolicited submissions we get are usually too general, lack a Colorado angle or are too transparently self-interested for our purposes, but that's not to say they're not interesting, as I realized anew when one of our IT engineers told me I needed to empty my bulging e-mail in-basket, and I was forced to re-examine and weed out several hundred old items.
Then they select their positions and are each given an in-basket of memos and reports to review before the next day.
It identifies how a candidate in the assessment process must display the dominant skills required during the in-basket exercise testing.
These case studies illuminate the use of such popular tests as in-basket exercises and bring to the fore the characteristics sought in a candidate.
And as such, I suppose I am now afflicted with the malady common to government bureaucrats: namely, I cannot see much beyond the in-basket on my desk.
The in-basket exercise, more than any of the other exercises presented here, seemed to show a major difference between the music business students and the traditional retail students.
Rather, he seems content to deploy our military overseas and manage the Oval Office in-basket in accord with the narrow agendas of Trent Lott and Tom DeLay.
Their in-basket is actually a holding tray for anything of any value that needs to be done between now, and death.
Chris is a past president of the Colorado Public Health Association as well as of NEHA, and he writes the popular Out of the In-Basket column for the Journal.