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Is a phrase sometimes used to express the idea of a person having a career that lasts the whole of his or her working life. However, with the emergence of greater flexibility, less security of employment, and new ideas such as the portfolio career, the phrase is of declining relevance.

Subjects: Human Resource Management.

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