at the helm

idiom

Definition of at the helm

1 : steering a boat or ship The ship's captain was at the helm.
2 : in charge of an organization He left after only a year at the helm of the corporation.

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“At the helm.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20the%20helm. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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