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  • He also uses his education and business acumen to help his co-workers.
  • At last he found voice and with it gave some evidence of his usual acumen. Cited from Dark Hollow, by Anna Katharine Green
  • She brought a strong business acumen, showing an understanding far beyond her years.
  • I shall never find a doctor who has any scientific acumen. Cited from The Darrow Enigma, by Melvin L. Severy
  • All have recognized him for his legal acumen and civil rights efforts.
  • In fact, it is her knowledge and acumen which makes the company successful.
  • Her financial acumen became the basis for an independent and free life.
  • She showed great energy and business acumen and was made manager of the institution.
  • With his keen business sense and financial acumen, he met with early success.
  • His father introduced him to the business world early, and he displayed remarkable business acumen.
  • He showed his business acumen once again when he entered the Plastic Industry.
  • Such was his acumen that in his third year he was appointed acting assistant professor of mathematics.
  • Also -- and here my business acumen came in, I was sure that these times could not last. Cited from When the World Shook, by H. Rider Haggard
  • In later life, his physical condition worsened but he never lost his mental acumen.
  • Who indeed was his superior in acumen, in long practice, in view of doctrine? Cited from Historical Sketches, Volume I (of 3), by John Henry Newman
  • His tactical skill rather than his political acumen was his strength however.
  • It is the only national competition based equally on talent and business acumen.
  • They did not know of his acumen and the large amount of capital at his disposal. Cited from The Journal of Negro History, Vol. I, Jan. 1916, by Various
  • People of this community are known for their business acumen.
  • He was known to have a very strong business acumen.
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Words starting with acumen

Meaning of acumen

  • noun A tapering point