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self-starter

noun [C]
 
 
HR
a person who is able to work effectively without regularly needing to be told what to do: The successful candidate will be a self-starter with enthusiasm, flexibility, and motivation.
Translations of “self-starter”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有主動性的人, 工作主動的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有主动性的人, 干活自觉的人…
(Definition of self-starter from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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