AWS

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AcronymDefinition
AWSAmazon Web Services
AWSAmerican Welding Society
AWSAdvanced Warning System
AWSAutomatic Weather Station
AWSAdvanced Wireless Services
AWSAsynchronous Web Services
AWSAscom Wireless Solutions (various locations)
AWSAlien Workshop (skateboard company)
AWSAssociation of Women Surgeons (est. 1981)
AWSAlarm Will Sound (band)
AWSAll Water Service (shipping)
AWSAmerican Watercolor Society
AWSArchitectural Window Systems (various locations)
AWSAlternative Water Supply (various locations)
AWSAuxiliary Water Supply (various organizations)
AWSAmerican Wine Society
AWSAdsl Workstation
AWSAdvanced Web Server
AWSActive Web Services
AWSAnalysis Workstation
AWSAdvanced Web Solutions
AWSAll Wheels Steering
AWSAdvanced Web Search
AWSApache Web Server
AWSAuthentication Web Server
AWSAssembly Workstation
AWSAdvance Weight Sensor
AWSAda Web Server
AWSAustria Wirtschaftsservice GmbH
AWSAutomatic Warning System
AWSAT&T Wireless Services
AWSAlternative Work Schedule
AWSAdvice and Welfare Services (UK)
AWSAs We Speak
AWSAir Weather Service
AWSAlcohol Withdrawal Syndrome
AWSAverage Weekly Sales
AWSArchimedes Wave Swing
AWSA Wilhelm Scream (band)
AWSAlternate Work Schedule
AWSAEGIS Weapon System
AWSAll-Women Shortlist (politics; UK)
AWSAutomated Workflow System (software)
AWSAmerican Warmblood Society
AWSAdvance Warning Signal
AWSAdaptive Wireless System (computing)
AWSAnnual Wage Supplement (employee compensation)
AWSAsian Women's Shelter (San Francisco, CA)
AWSAll-Weather Speaker (audio equipment)
AWSAkcja Wyborcza Solidarnosc (Election Action Solidarity, political party in Poland)
AWSApple Workgroup Server
AWSAdvanced White Society
AWSAlternative Workplace Strategies
AWSAircraft Warning Service
AWSAdvanced Wideband System
AWSAbyss Web Server
AWSAbrupt Wing Stall
AWSAbfallwirtschaftssystem (software)
AWSAccessible Wilderness Society (Canada)
AWSAssociate Writer to the Signet
AWSAlagille-Watson Syndrome
AWSArrow Weapons System (Israel)
AWSAdministration Workstation
AWSAutomated Weather Source, Inc. (weather forecast provider)
AWSAnalyst Workstation
AWSArea Weapon System (gun-cannon on attack helicopter)
AWSAmplify Weak Sectors (CloneCD feature)
AWSAmerican Welding Standards
AWSAthlete Whereabouts System (UK)
AWSAir Warning Service
AWSADSL Workstation (Hekimian)
AWSAtlanta Wind Symphony (Atlanta, GA)
AWSAuto Windscreens Shield
AWSAgency Walker Services (France)
AWSAvenue-Web Systèmes (French: Avenue-Web Systems; est. 1999)
AWSArbitrary Waveform Synthesizer
AWSAdvanced Wideband Satellite
AWSAmos W. Steinhacker (comic character; Netherlands)
AWSAmerican Weather Service
AWSAutomated Warehouse System
AWSAdvanced Wet Station
AWSAdvanced Water Systems, Inc
AWSAsian Women and Sport
AWSAirport Water Shuttle (Boston, Massachusetts)
AWSAssociation of Women in Science
AWSAircraft Weapon System
AWSAnti-Armor Weapon System
AWSAbsorb While Scan (radar absorbers)
AWSAlabama Writers Symposium
AWSAnello Web Services
AWSAirlock Workstation
AWSAgency Work Station
AWSAOL Weather Service (Aim Weatherbug)
AWSAbstract Wiener Space
AWSAccess Window Slot
AWSAtlantic Wholesalers Ltd.
AWSAmphibious Warfare School/Strategy
AWSAuthenticated Web Server
AWSAdaptive Weighting Strategy
AWSAmerican Walnut Satin (piano manufacturing)
AWSAgainst Wet Sawdust
AWSAbsolute Weight Strength (explosives)
AWSAvenger Weapons System
AWSAutomated Warehousing System
AWSAgent's Workstation
AWSAriise Web Search (Paris, France)
AWSAnti-Androgen Withdrawal Syndrome
AWSAnnapolis Wind Symphony
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It is seen from Table 6 that in the case of high level of job satisfaction, the factor "pay and its stability" is positively correlated with the factors "minimizing occupational stress." The factor "minimizing occupational stress" is positively correlated with the factors namely, "alternative work schedules", "promotional opportunities" and "satisfactory working environment".
Part III will analyze the reasons male lawyers are particularly averse to alternative work schedules; this non-use by men reinforces stereotypes of women in the legal workplace, while keeping men from realizing their dual goals of family involvement and workplace commitment.
(1987), "Alternative work schedules: two field quasi-experiments", Personnel Psychology, Vol.
"Now, more than ever, there is a lot of openness to the idea of alternative work schedules," says Barney Olmsted, co-director of New Ways to Work, a nonprofit San Francisco-based organization that promotes the use of creative work schedules.
On the management side, 85% of managers who had allowed an employee to use an alternative work schedule said they would permit it again.
Michael Karlsberg, the management analyst responsible for job sharing in the Bureau of Human Resource's Work-Life Division (WLD), says the practice is less common than alternative work schedules and teleworking.
Schadee also led an initiative to design a program to request alternative work schedules, realizing that women were leaving the accounting industry when they started families.
These include the adoption of policies to preserve diversity within the Firm, like alternative work schedules to increase retention of attorneys with small children.
The third part includes a short case study of an Australian workplace that provides the option of a 4DW to its staff as part of its commitment to alternative work schedules (AWS) and flexible work practices.
Tinson said Wassell was dismissed for violating a prohibition on "engaging in activity constituting or appearing to constitute a conflict with the interest of the Company." A senior UAW official, who asked not to be identified because they didn't have authority to speak with the press, said the union's current contract with Chrysler allows the company to utilize alternative work schedules to meet production demands.
Young shared ways for firms can retain talented women lawyers by offering alternative work schedules and providing support for those women who seek to become equity partners.
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