initiative


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Synonyms for initiative

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an aggressive readiness along with energy to undertake taxing efforts

Synonyms for initiative

readiness to embark on bold new ventures

serving to set in motion

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Lynn, executive director of Americans United, challenged Towey's take on the Bush "faith-based" initiative.
Remember, an initiative settlement offer is an opportunity for the taxpayer to resolve its tax dispute.
They come to you and threaten and say, 'If you don't do what we want, we're going to get you with an initiative.
Drawing on activities begun early in the first term, President Bush and then Prime Minister Vajpayee announced the Next Steps in Strategic Partnership (NSSP): a major initiative to expand high technology, missile defense, space and civilian nuclear cooperation while strengthening our nonproliferation goals.
One of the things that the Poetry Initiative is premised on is a very dogged belief that poetry is valuable to the community," he says.
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Financial Management and Comptroller) Ernest Gregory, chair of the Army Business Initiative Council (ABIC), reported in a Sept.
Last year, the IRS began a compliance initiative for executive compensation.
Kleinman says each initiative will be coordinated by a single lead institute that works closely with the designated implementation group to coordinate initiative activities and monitor progress.
Most people who have been through a failed change initiative agree that leaders often did not spend enough time dealing with the context of change before launching the initiative.
While many mines in the Timmins and Kirkland Lake area known collectively as the Abitibi Greenstone belt - are potentially nearing their end, individuals heading up the $12-million Discover Abitibi initiative are certain the effort is going to yield even more opportunity for the future.
The forum is the most significant European initiative related to electronic records management, and it is of global significance.
The law, similar to an Arizona initiative approved in 1996, prescribes treatment instead of jail for nonviolent drug offenders on their first and second convictions.
DEMOCRACY DERAILED: The Initiative Movement and the Power of Money by David Broder Harcourt, Inc.
Springfield Health & Rehab Center undertook the initiative of becoming a restraint-free facility, or as close to it as possible, as a way of allowing residents to achieve their highest practicable level of independence.
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