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Adofo said he hoped the events would be a springboard to involve more residents in their community and provide outlets for them to engage in the self-determination championed by King.After a year of pain and strife, volunteers see MLK Day as a way to come together|Joe Heim|January 18, 2021|Washington Post
They hope to use that as a springboard to build interest in the commercial product, which should be available some time later this year.Slim.ai announces $6.6M seed to build container DevOps platform|Ron Miller|January 12, 2021|TechCrunch
Financial Garden also teaches kids how to start their own businesses and be financially sustainable using their talents and passions as a springboard.Will the Pandemic Teach American Kids Financial Literacy?|Charu Kasturi|November 12, 2020|Ozy
He wanted to highlight how we could use the moon as a springboard to expand human civilization into the rest of the solar system.How the Artemis moon mission could help get us to Mars|Neel Patel|September 23, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Amanda Stone says Olly uses an initial customer purchase as a springboard to pitch additional products to the consumer.Deep Dive: How to master Amazon advertising in the new normal|Digiday|July 29, 2020|Digiday
ABC had effectively removed the launching coil on its Modern Family springboard.
Marie Claire editor in chief Anne Fulenwider said she has no comment about Mam using her magazine as a springboard for redemption.Who’s Telling The Truth About Somaly Mam? A Smashed Icon, A Media Brawl—and a Comeback|Lloyd Grove|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But, like a traditional shaman, Coltrane clearly believed that the drums served as a springboard to a higher order of engagement.
But sometimes heritage is an irrepressibly fascinating springboard for talent.
The D.C. Circuit has been their springboard for rear-guard actions against the administration, and they want to preserve it.As GOP Senators Block Obama’s Nominees, Democrats Prepare ‘Nuclear Option’|Jamelle Bouie|May 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One after the other the boys ran up the springboard until only Jim and the stranger were left.Still Jim|Honor Willsie Morrow
A log thrust up suddenly beneath Cottrells feet and threw him into the air as if he had been shot from a springboard.The Boss of Wind River|David Goodger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
I've always had a horror of being married for a living or for a home or as an experiment or a springboard.The Grain Of Dust|David Graham Phillips
She slid her forefeet a little way down the grassy side and went out over the water as if the bank had been a springboard.Mount Music|E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
Early in the performance a series of flying leaps from a springboard, in which all the acrobats took part, was introduced.The Young Acrobat of the Great North American Circus|Horatio Alger Jr.