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English definition of “career move”

career move

noun [C]    
HR a change that you make in order to get a better job or to have better success in your job : Moving to a smaller company turned out to be a good career move . → See also career change
(Definition of career move noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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