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    Default what's the meaning of "potential boss"

    hello
    what's the meaning of "potential boss", is it like "new boss" or "boss assistant"?

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    Default Re: what's the meaning of "potential boss"

    Quote Originally Posted by activemind
    hello
    what's the meaning of "potential boss", is it like "new boss" or "boss assistant"?
    It means that he's got a good chance of becoming a boss.

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    Default Re: what's the meaning of "potential boss"

    I think the 'potential boss' is also a person who manages as a boss without appointment.

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    Exclamation Re: what's the meaning of "potential boss"

    hi
    i saw that word in this sentence : "A potential boss may think twice about hiring you."

    in this sentence i think it means "future boss"! what do you think?

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    Default Re: what's the meaning of "potential boss"

    It has the idea of future boss, but it's not decided, so it's used when talking about interviews, etc.

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    Smile Re: what's the meaning of "potential boss"

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    It has the idea of future boss, but it's not decided, so it's used when talking about interviews, etc.
    many thanks

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