change (one's) ways

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change (one's) ways

To start behaving in a different, usually preferable, way. After I got in yet another fight at school, the headmaster told me that I had to change my ways or else I'd be expelled. No matter how old you are, there is still time to change your ways.
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change your ˈways

start to live or behave in a different way from before: I’ve learned my lesson and I’m going to try to change my ways.It’s unlikely your boss will change his ways.
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In fact, the UAE performs better than the global average in four out of five technology-related capabilities, including using suitable internal and external resources to access the right technology skills; changing ways of working to maximize value from technology; using cross-functional teams; and ensuring business leaders work collaboratively to deliver technology change improvements.
According to the report, the UAE performs better than the global average in four out of five technology-related capabilities, including using suitable internal and external resources to access the right technology skills; changing ways of working to maximise value from technology; using cross-functional teams; and ensuring business leaders work collaboratively to deliver technology change improvements.
In a comment provided to the Telegraph a Lloyds Bank spokesperson said: "We have made the difficult decision to close the Lloyds Bank, Bedworth branch on 3rd October 2019 due to the changing ways customers choose to bank with us, which means the branch is being used less often.
The artwork aims to show the changing ways in which humans have shaped understanding of the natural world through art.
Workforces must be digitally empowered and encouraged to adapt to changing ways of working.
For example they should be retrained to use the latest hardware and software and comfortably adapt to changing ways of working.
Digital technologies are changing ways of doing things around the world, providing Canadian companies with development opportunities.
We talk to two people who aren't interested in online shopping (and one who isn't particularly interested in shopping at all), to find out what makes them spend, and the changing ways people are choosing to hit the sales.
Lionstone Investments is a data-analytics driven real estate investment firm that conceptualizes, analyzes, and executes national investment strategies using proprietary algorithms and advanced analytics to understand the changing ways people in America want to live and work Places for Productive People.
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That journey included challenging assumptions, building relationships, educating all those involved on how to achieve more equitable outcomes and changing ways of doing things.
It added in a statement: "We have made the difficult decision to close the Coleshill branch in October due to the changing ways customers choose to bank with us which has resulted in the branch being used less often.
The survey explores consumer behaviour during Ramadan and examines the changing ways that people are enjoying the Internet during this time of year.
ABOUT 1,000 of the country's doctors will hear four medical experts expound on the changing ways of treating the most common medical scourges in the world today during the fourth edition of the Unilab Inc.-organized Experts' Convergence for Health Outcomes (Echo) Summit on April 26 at the Marriott Convention Center.