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We felt this opportunity was a new and unique way to provide the opportunity and encouragement to our employees in stores across the country to become more involved in the democratic process without worrying about sacrificing a shift at work.
OLD NAVY WILL PAY EMPLOYEES TO WORK AT VOTING POLLS ON ELECTION DAYRACHEL KINGSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
But, she says, even though shoppers need all the encouragement to buy these days, this trend is not only a pandemic story.
BUY NOW, PAY LATER: HOW COVID-19 IS AIDING THE PAYMENT MODELRACHEL KINGAUGUST 31, 2020FORTUNE
Warm public markets can help with exit valuations and provide encouragement to private investors to keep investing in SaaS startups.
SAAS STOCKS SURVIVE EARNINGS, KEEPING THE MARKET WARM FOR SOFTWARE STARTUPS, EXITSALEX WILHELMAUGUST 28, 2020TECHCRUNCH
But, over the past decade, with encouragement and funding from the Gates Foundation, the field has agreed on a standard assay and designated just a few laboratories that are certified to carry out standardized testing for all vaccine candidates.
SCIENTISTS TO WALL STREET: YOU DON’T REALLY UNDERSTAND HOW COVID VACCINE TESTS WORKJEREMY KAHNAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
For such a tiny glyph, an emoji carries a lot of power—adding a dose of levity to a conversation or providing some much-needed encouragement to a friend.
THE ANGST OF REMOTE WORKERS IS EVIDENT IN THEIR EMOJIANNE QUITOJULY 28, 2020QUARTZ
The artists of Oosterbeck and Brussels, who were her associates, materially aided her by their encouragement.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
A heavy rain had fallen in the afternoon, and he lingered in her company at her invitation and encouragement.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Receiving small encouragement in England, he applied to sugar-cane planters to give his engines a trial in the West Indies.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
On the threshold of my new work such encouragement greatly cheered me and increased my determination to do my best.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
During the eleven months since he had left England he had experienced neither encouragement nor flattery.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
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WORDS RELATED TO ENCOURAGEMENT

  • attraction
  • bait
  • brainwash
  • carrot
  • cause
  • come-on
  • con
  • consideration
  • desire
  • encouragement
  • hard sell
  • hook
  • impulse
  • incitement
  • influence
  • leader
  • lure
  • reward
  • snow job
  • soft soap
  • spur
  • stimulus
  • sweet talk
  • temptation
  • twist
  • urge
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