give (one) the inside track

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give (one) the inside track

To give one an advantage (over someone or something). My mom works there, and she gave me the inside track, so let me tell you what you need to do to make your resume stand out with the recruiters.
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Coming off overtime losses last week, the Heavy Bombers and Knights are gunning for victories that will give them the inside track in the race for Final Four berths.
But making valuable contacts now could give them the inside track on potential future talent.
I don't know Lee Charnley at all but I do wonder sometimes whether people at boardroom level need someone with a football background to really give them the inside track on the decisions that they make.
LOBBYISTS Bell Pottinger have hired a powerful cabinet minister's son to help give them the inside track on the Government.
They need to listen to Merseyside's Spanish contingent, who will give them the inside track on a celebrated compatriot.
The Blue Devils were left out last year, and a win in this game should give them the inside track toward making sure it doesn't happen again.
Executives require information that will give them the inside track on the latest ideas, innovations, and best practices.
A win by the Lady Agilas will give them the inside track in the race for the last quarterfinal slot in Group B.
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