golden ticket


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golden ticket

A person, thing, quality, ability, or accomplishment that provides a reliable opportunity for great financial or personal success. My programming experience is going to be my golden ticket out of this one-horse town. There was a time when a bachelor's degree was a golden ticket to finding a great career. These days, though, you need one to even get a job interview.
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are Amgen's 2015 selection for Golden Ticket winners, which supply each company with lab space at LabCentral.
A GROUP of pupils from Huddersfield Grammar School are celebrating a winning a Golden Ticket.
30pm yesterday for golden ticket holders who had collected passes in Aberdare, Treorchy and Pontypridd town centres last week.
WITH thousands of students getting their 'A' Level results this week, P&O Ferries is giving them Golden Ticket opportunity to save money travelling to university in Scotland or England.
The luxury package included a three-course meal in the restaurant and having the "Congratulations Golden Ticket Winner Julie Peary Selling Stakes" race named in her honour which featured in the racecard.
A NEW heavy metal music night is opening in Birmingham and those with a lucky golden ticket can get in free.
this €10,500 contest is the feature event and Galway festival placers Bashful Beauty and Golden ticket are looking for victory.
The club were inundated with 'prize winners' when they printed a picture to illustrate what the golden ticket looked like in the programme.
There will be a golden ticket hunt with lots of chocolate as prizes, story telling sessions, face painting transforming visitors into Oompa Loompas and the opportunity to create a special Wonka hat.
Don't miss your last chance to win Clyde's Golden Ticket tomorrow in the Daily Record.
Joe Maddalena, from Los Angeles auctioneers Profiles in History, said: "Everyone child wants a golden ticket - and now here's a chance to own one.
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As part of the schools 'Golden Ticket' rewards initiative, whereby students are awarded a Golden Ticket for achieving milestones of excellence, such as attendance, punctuality, wider curriculum participation.
Singing sensation Alicia Keys marked the occasion by presenting Emma Haigh with a Golden Ticket.
Yankee Candle has kicked off its Facebook March to a Million Golden Ticket Contest and limited edition candle in anticipation of reaching one million Facebook fans.
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