magic formula


: a simple and sure way to an end
There is no magic formula for achieving success in the business world.

Examples of magic formula in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Porzingis said there isn't any magic formula to why things are clicking offensively. Kyle Hightower, USA TODAY, 6 Jan. 2024 There’s no magic formula—just integrity and purpose. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 20 Feb. 2024 Peace Out Speaking of bedtime, there's no magic formula for getting kids to calm down in the evening, but the series of podcasts from Peace Out comes close. Jeana Lee Tahnk, Parents, 4 Feb. 2024 Larsson didn’t have to deliver a magic formula or reinvent the wheel — or in this case, the puck. Helene Elliott, Los Angeles Times, 25 Nov. 2023 And that's the magic formula: a sharp design from Fisker, married with CATL and Magna's production know-how, and a D2C business model all equals a cool, high-spec EV that is priced for the masses. WIRED, 31 July 2023 It is said, for instance, that in the sixteenth century there lived a rabbi who could bring to life humanoid figures made of clay or wood by writing out a magic formula and placing it in the dolls’ mouths. Kyle Chayka, The New Yorker, 11 July 2023 The economy and its impact on consumers and businesses can be unpredictable, and there’s no magic formula and no certain outcome. Phillip Molnar, San Diego Union-Tribune, 23 June 2023 There is no magic formula. Martin Shenkman, Forbes, 1 Apr. 2023

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“Magic formula.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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