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mensch

(mɛntʃ)
n. a mature and responsible person. (From German via Yiddish.) Now there goes a real mensch!
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Mensch has been with MacAndrews & Forbes (M&F), serving as a senior vice president in the Finance Department for the past three years, responsible for tax structuring, analysis and acquisition of tax assets, and advising M&F portfolio companies on M&A and capital raising matters.
Mensch will join the bank in early June from MacAndrews & Forbes (M&F) where he was a Senior Vice President in the Finance Department for the past three years, responsible for tax structuring, analysis and acquisition of tax assets, and advising M&F portfolio companies on M&A and capital raising matters.
This then is the field of investigation for Levinas's existential analytic, and Mensch devotes seven full chapters to exploring it.
Undeterred, Hoffman told the Sharks he was a former Hasbro toys executive who had raised more than $22,000 for The Mensch on a Bench in a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign and had presales of nearly $1 million from Bed Bath & Beyond, Target, Michaels, Barnes & Noble and Toys R Us.
Mensch brings to Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach over 10 years' professional hospitality experience, having formerly worked in hotels around the globe including countries such as USA, Scandinavia and Russia.
But Cardiff-based Charlotte said she was thrilled to have annoyed Mensch and Hopkins.
Brecht's play from 1940, Der gute Mensch von Sezuan, further demonstrates his continuously evolving approach to China, this time through a fictional medium.
Labour councillor Danczuk, 31, came fifth, while ex-Tory MP Mensch, 43, was voted eighth.
Es ist--allen voran--die Kunst, die mit einer widerstandigen, beharrlichen Aufmerksamkeit versuchen sollte, den Weg an einen souveranen Ort vorauszudenken, an dem der Mensch mundig ist und wo er nicht allein gelassen ist mit seinem Leid.
Mensch, you'll remember, was outraged earlier this year when some of us failed to mourn Thatcher's death appropriately.
Mensch goes on about money and looking good and stuff like that, all very well, but not everyone's one of the beautiful people with lots of cash and who has fallen into the job of their dreams - after all, somebody somewhere has to gut chickens and clean septic tanks.
THE 2008 DEATH OF David Foster Wallace--the author of such works as the monumental novel Infinite jest--left playwright Carly Mensch mourning the premature extinguishing of a bright literary light.
18 February 2013 a[euro]" German computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software solutions provider Mensch und Maschine Software SE (ETR:MUM) said Monday it had acquired French value-added CAD reseller Visiograph-GDS for an undisclosed amount.
6% swing to Labour down to its former MP Louise Mensch, who quit to move to New York after little more than two years in the Commons.
Tories lost the seat of Corby to Labour in a Parliamentary by-election prompted by the decision of former Tory MP Louise Mensch to quit politics and live in America with her husband Peter Mensch, the manager of heavy metal band Metallica.