strive for

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strive for something

to try to obtain or bring about something. I am striving for the best possible result. Mary strives for perfection in everything she does.
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8220;We are thrilled to be a part of the STRIVE for the Future program and grateful to have the opportunity to further our efforts for our local youth,” said Robert Coleman, executive director, Second Chance.
Miller continued, "By helping professionals in our industry strive for quality, standards and greater acceptance of QVM practices, we can all help improve our surroundings while we continue to build our businesses.
We are gratified that Cable & Wireless has turned to us once more as they expand their service offering and continue to strive for the highest levels of customer satisfaction.
After all these needs are satisfied, people strive for self-actualization, which is "the desire to become more and more what one is, to become everything that one is capable of becoming.
The launch of this enhanced support site not only continues Netegrity's long standing commitment to strive for superior customer service but also makes key resources readily available to our customers, enabling them to take greater advantage of Netegrity's robust identity and access management solutions.
Limited capital, uncertainty of incremental demand and ambiguity clouding the return on investment delayed the initial decision to increase production capacity; however, positive signals on CNT adoption from various application segments are encouraging companies to strive for refinement in manufacturing processes and maximize their production yields," explains Frost & Sullivan Senior Research Analyst Deepa Doraiswamy.
com is part of the ongoing environmental commitment that we strive for in our daily work," said Cynthia Evans, Xcel Energy Colorado state vice president.
NYSE:ODP) have joined together to launch the first annual "Perfect Attendance" program, which is aimed at providing fifth grade students with an incentive to not only stay in school, but strive for attaining perfect attendance.
As designers strive for higher performance and networking bandwidth, system interface standards are significantly affecting the development of system architectures," said Babak Hedayati, senior director of Product Marketing Solutions at Xilinx.
The mission is to continuously strive for technological advancement, product quality, and customer satisfaction.
Liebermann, chairman and CEO of Beverly, Massachusetts-based MobileToys, said of the new association: "This is a unique opportunity where two best-of-breed companies get together in order to strive for very high standards to serve their customer.
Mellanox Technologies, Ltd, a fabless semiconductor company developing semiconductors for the Internet infrastructure, today announced its plans to work with members of the InfiniBand(a) Trade Association, including Intel, to strive for interoperable InfiniBand products.