open a few doors

open a few doors

To create an opportunity for employment or advancement in one's career. Not all of us have a rich father who can open a few doors at companies around the world—some of us had to work to get where we are. I'm hoping that finally finishing my bachelor's degree will open a few doors for me in my career.
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open a few doors

(for someone) Go to open some doors (for someone).
See also: door, few, open