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Put in / submit a tender

To supply a written offer to do a job for an agreed price

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Win a tender

To be given a job, after submitting a tender

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Meet/miss a deadline

To supply / fail to supply something by the agreed time

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Penalty clause

Part of a contract specifying what will happen if an agreement is broken

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Outstanding account

An account that has not yet been paid

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Default on a payment

To fail to pay something that had been agreed

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Distribute

To supply goods to shops and companies

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Ship an order

To send out goods that have been ordered

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to expire

To end - of something that was agreed for a fixed period

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Morale

Amount of confidence felt by a person or group

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Teamwork

Working together for a common purpose

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Bankruptcy

A situation in which a person or business has no money to pay debts

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Liquidation

Cause a business to close, so that its assets can be sold to pay its debts

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Stock market

Market for buying and selling of part shares in companies

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Crash

Suddenly fail

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Bonus

Extra money, usually based on good performance or productivity

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Funding

Money given by the government, an organization, or bank, to allow an activity to be carried out

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Sector

Area of economic activity

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Affinity

Feeling close to someone or something, because of something that is shared

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Short-term

Immediate

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Financial reward

Money gained

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Soul damage

Emotional and spiritual harm

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Tuned-in

Well-adjusted

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Zip

Energy

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Entrepreneur

Someone who starts their own business, used especially of someone who sees a new opportunity

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Risk assessment

Working out how much risk might be involved in something

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Propulsion

Force that pushes something forward

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Intuition

Ability to know or understand something immediately without needing to think about it

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Deliver great results

Produce great result