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talent

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈtælənt/
a natural skill or ability: The successful candidate will have both talent and drive. The company benefited from her expertise and talents in sales.a talent for sth He had a great talent for business.
HR a person or people with a natural skill or ability: The company has shown that it can attract and retain top talent. Other industries facing a talent shortage can easily outsource jobs overseas. He's considered one of the greatest talents in the programming world.
(Definition of talent from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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