Careers & Employment
Director vs MD vs CEO
A director is the most basic and the lowest level of executive in a corporation. The Managing Director (MD) and the CEO are quite similar. In fact, depending on the context, they are the same. The US has CEOs...
Quit vs Resign
Quit is just an informal way of saying resign. Both essentially mean the same thing, except resign is used in a more formal and professionally manner, whereas quit is more colloquial and informal.
Layoff vs Termination
A layoff is basically when a person has to be let go from their job or position, mainly because the company cannot afford to keep them around. This is due to no fault of the employee, and is often due to...
Project Manager vs Product Manager
A Project Manager and a Product Manager are very similar. Both are responsible for something from start to finish. The main difference is that a project manager is completely responsible for the start to...
Staff vs Worker vs Employee
Staff, worker, and employee are three terms are very similar to each other and all refer to someone who works. Staff is “a group of people who work for an organization or business.” A worker is “a person who...