stage business

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Recent Examples on the Web TLcom, for instance, has backed early-stage businesses like logistics firm Kobo360, software developer Andela and online marketplace Twiga Foods. Dominic Dudley, Quartz Africa, "How the UK’s “fund of funds” influences investment financing in Africa with a long view," 18 Mar. 2020 Every spring, students get an opportunity to propose an idea, an early-stage business that gets evaluated by a panel. Diego Mendoza-moyers, ExpressNews.com, "Trinity’s Luis Martinez, professor of entrepreneurship," 10 Feb. 2020 Part of the reason the early-stage business accelerator Flashstarts gave for closing its micro-venture fund was Millennials founding fewer businesses then the generations before them. Emily Bamforth, cleveland, "CEO grows Cleveland video start-up to $3 million in sales in less than a decade. He’s 26.," 30 Dec. 2019 But there’s a muddiness to some of the stage business, such as the bumbling of the Little Robber Girl’s bandit underlings. Celia Wren, Washington Post, "No winter wonderland in slushy ‘Snow Queen’," 15 Dec. 2019 Some were repeated in the other language, or responded to in the other language, and some left alone and translated through context, stage business and the emotional intent. Elaine Schmidt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "First Stage's 'On the Wings of a Mariposa' a heartwarming, bilingual delight," 19 Oct. 2019 Both men, like much of the audience, could be seen doubling over in laughter at some of the play’s comic high points, including a scene where a recitation of the rosary is interrupted by a spectacularly messy bit of bodily stage business. Jennifer Schuessler, New York Times, "A Play About God and Trump, From a Writer Raised on the Right," 13 Oct. 2019 The stage business is nonstop, anemically set up and distracting. Peter Marks, Washington Post, "Bradley Cooper and Carey Mulligan in ‘Candide’? I had to go to Philadelphia to catch this.," 21 June 2019 Pitch@Palace was established by Prince Andrew in 2014 to help entrepreneurs and early-stage businesses connect with potential supporters, including CEOs, influencers, mentors and business partners. PEOPLE.com, "A Royal First! Princess Beatrice Brought Boyfriend Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi to Dad's Palace Event," 13 June 2019

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1825, in the meaning defined above

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“Stage business.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stage%20business. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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