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work the problem

To work to address or solve a problem by trying many different solutions until one is successful. My favorite part about engineering is working the problem until we find an elegant solution. Don't just complain that it's broken. Work the problem!
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So a frustrated Hubley began working the problem to design a precision instrument that could withstand the rigours of the mining environment.
Alter working the problems and issues in the course, I find I am better able to focus, prioritize, analyze and complete any variety of projects.
With G2 HelpLink, our customers and partners are directly plugged into the support process so they can efficiently communicate their product issues to the support engineers working the problems.
With G2 HelpLink, our customers and partners are directly plugged into the support process, and they can efficiently communicate their product issues to the support engineers working the problems.