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Industriousness

ant
works hard to prepare for winter while grasshopper plays. [Gk. Lit.: Aesop’s Fables, “The Ant and the Grasshopper”]
beaver
perpetually and eagerly active. [Western Folklore: Jobes, 192]
bee
proverbial busyness refers to ceaseless activity of worker bees. [Western Folklore: Jobes, 445]
beehive
heraldic and verbal symbol. [Western Folklore: Jobes, 193]
grindstone
or grind common metaphor for industriousness. [Pop. Culture: Misc.]
red clover
symbolic of diligence. [Flower Symbolism: Jobes, 350]
Saturday’s child
works hard for his living. [Nurs. Rhyme: Opie, 309]
Stakhanov,
Aleksey (1905— ) Russian worker who “over-achieved”; increased daily output enormously. [Russ. Hist.: NCE, 2606]
third little pig
builds his house of bricks while his two brothers fritter away their time. [Children’s Lit.: The Three Little Pigs]
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Through landlord partnerships, Industrious manages and operates flexible workspaces, large enterprise suites, and building-wide shared amenities while providing landlords income 30% above a market lease.
Hines collaborated with Fifth Wall, the venture capital firm, to "define and evaluate the evolution of the burgeoning flexible workspace landscape in a first-of-its-kind RFP process," which led to the selection of Industrious and Convene as operating partners.
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BUSINESS SUPPORTThe winners will get marketing and other business support services worth over Sh1 million.The awards organised by Bizna Kenya ndash a business portal that provides marketing and enterprise development solutions to small businesses and entrepreneurs ndash are designed to identify upcoming and industrious entrepreneurs between 18 and 35 years who have great business acumen.
We want better schools to gain better education for we must not neglect our children, if we want a clever, industrious nation, for though they are the children of today they will make the men and women of tomorrow.
With meticulous team work and industrious intelligence involved, OPPO strives for excellence and always satisfies technological necessities of its users.'
Industrious was then covered by I am Invincible, finally resulting in a living foal, though not with out a small miracle to help him.
Mansoor Iqbal Chairman Pakistan Tanners' Association (Northern Zone), elucidating the facts and the situation, stated that unfair shift of burden of energy cost to the most industrious province is threatening leather export business along with other manufacturing industries in Punjab.
Boro were strong and organised at the back, industrious in midfield on and off the ball and kept probing away up front and their class told in the end - but was a close-fought thing until the second goal went in.
JASON HOLT 7 Industrious as ever but still to fine-tune those crucial runs beyond the striker.
Acting on behalf of its client, Industrious, Cushman & Wakefield agreed a 20-year lease with Hillarys to expand its manufacturing facility at Bentall Business Park by a further 59,000 sq ft.

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