high-potential high-potential

Definition(s):

  • (adj) operating on or powered by a high voltage

Usage(s):

  1. TheLadders currently lists about 60,000 positions at companies that pay a hefty fee to put their openings in front of high-potential recruits.
  2. Maybe they're leaving the high-potential story by the wayside, maybe it was a strike casualty.

News

  • The Vaya Group Partners with Global Spirits Company Beam Inc. for Talent Development

    The Vaya Group, a full-service talent management consultancy, announced today that Beam Inc.—one of the world’s largest premium spirits companies—has selected The Vaya Group to help develop and grow Beam’s high-potential leaders for senior roles in the organization.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. However, subsequently, RComm said: "We welcome the entry of Reliance Industries into the high-potential wireless broadband space. As leading telecom infrastructure and content service providers, we look forward to offering our services to RIL and...
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Dhirubhai Ambani Source: Financial Express

  2. Speaking at the MEHK launch in November, Hong Kong Tourism Board chairman James Tien said: "We will launch targeted promotions in high-potential markets, cultivate new business contacts and build awareness of Hong Kong's MICE brand so we can lessen...
    on Jan 9, 2009 By: James Tien Source: Brand Republic

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