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information provided to people applying for a position about what they can expect if they are hired to perform the job. A realistic job preview (RJP) will provide both positive and negative information in an attempt to avoid disillusionment and increase the job tenure of those hired.

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June 18th 2024

unipolar mania

unipolar mania

a disorder in which only excitement, overactivity, and similar euphoric symptoms are seen. This is a rare condition, as such manic episodes tend eventually to be followed by one or more major depressive episodes.