a person regularly employed in business, especially a white-collar worker, executive, or owner.
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How to use businessperson in a sentence
As a businessperson, I typically focus on problems I must deal with, so I’ve never thought deeply about what challenges the global music industry is facing.HYBE's Bang Si-Hyuk Explains His Vision For the Company Behind BTS | Raisa Bruner | March 30, 2022 | Time
Whether you’re a businessperson or bystander, this is my best effort to lay everything out.What Is the Metaverse? A Beginner’s Guide to Tech’s Latest Obsession | Aaron Frank | February 13, 2022 | Singularity Hub
If you are the kind of businessperson who envies a subscription model, like Netflix’s, because it guarantees a steady flow of revenue — well, it sounds terrible to say so, but dialysis patients are about as loyal as any subscriber can be.Is Dialysis a Test Case of Medicare for All? (Ep. 457) | Stephen J. Dubner | April 8, 2021 | Freakonomics
Incidentally, all of their CEOs appear on our businessperson of the Year list—Jeff Bezos at No.
That wealth is largely in Tesla shares, which have climbed over 1,000% since July 2019—a feat that helped him earn the title of Fortune’s businessperson of the Year.Why would Elon Musk move to Texas? The answer could be in the billions | Lance Lambert | December 5, 2020 | Fortune
It was a life-changing immersion, one I would recommend for every serious foreign journalist or businessperson.
There remain plenty of national Republicans a businessperson can love.
But I think overall people still respected me as a businessperson.Jill Zarin’s Fashion Savvy Reaps Reality TV’s Rewards With a Line Called Skweez Couture | Misty White Sidell | March 18, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Our viewer is a businessperson who cares about the global story as it relates to the economy and markets.
This led to certain expectations—nearly all of which, surely, were dashed the moment any credible businessperson read the book.
British Dictionary definitions for businessperson
a person engaged in commercial or industrial business, esp as an owner or executive
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