What does "head count" mean?
The word "headcount" generally can be used in two ways. Firstly it can be used to mean the way of counting the number of people present in a place. The second meaning is what is being used in this clip, it means the number of people employed by a business or company at any given time. Ex: The teacher always does a headcount to check how many students there are on the bus. Ex: The business is suffering so we are unable to increase the headcount.
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