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go-getter

A highly motivated and ambitious person. We want interns who are go-getters, not timid kids who need to be told what to do.

(real) go-getter

an active, energetic, and aggressive person. Mary is very aggressive in business. A real go-getter.

go-getter

n. an energetic person. Willy is a real go-getter. He’ll go places.
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All three winners will receive over $1,200 in cash and prizes and have the opportunity to represent the GO Network GO-Getters program in their hometowns.
The three GO Network GO-Getters selected represent people constantly on the go, able to accomplish multiple tasks at once while still finding time to enjoy life and GO Network wants to acknowledge their accomplishments.
We discovered that emerging knowledge economies and high levels of economic freedom do indeed attract go-getters.
WHEN the new season of The Apprentice started many predicted people would no longer watch a show about go-getters in pinstripes because the recession had revealed go-getters in pinstripes to be avaricious, incompetent losers.
Jennifer Allen of Mexico City has been named the winner of Southern New Hampshire University's Go-Getters Challenge, a two-month campaign to award one contestant a free Global MBA.
Young go-getters took a stretched limo ride to their own Oscars night to celebrate achievements in sport, drama and music.
MIDLAND go-getters were given the inside track into how to make key acquisitions work for them.
It's all there - the palm trees, the porn industry, the Malibu beaches, the endlessly sprawling blanket of nighttime lights, the flakes, the go-getters, the opportunists and, yes, the Achievers.
After classifying Permian animal species as active go-getters or passive couch potatoes, the team went back to the database to see which sea animals would likely have died.
As his movement grew to a cult-like following across the south and into the Mid-West, Watts enlisted a team of proven go-getters to aid him in his vision- co-CEO G.
Tribella Realty is innovative, cutting edge and full of go-getters ready to help Dallas/Fort Worth home buyers find the perfect house or investment.
Emergency plans have already been put in place, but I wouldn't hold your breath once you hear what the coalition has in store -they want the go-getters and risk-takers of this country to tread the brave step forward with a new list of business ideas to revive the high street.
The go-getters of France left and came to Britain and now pay their taxes here.
Screams opportunity for go-getters with a facility to match their goals.