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    develop a career

    Hello!

    Can anybody please explain me this phrase (it's about a musician):

    "His management expects to develop his career gradually."

    Does it mean that they give him time and support him even if he is unsucessful at first?

    Thanks for your help!

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    Re: develop a career

    Yes, that's how I read it.

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    Re: develop a career

    Quote Originally Posted by Isotope View Post
    Hello!

    Can anybody please explain this phrase to me? (it's about a musician):

    "His management expects to develop his career gradually."

    Does it mean that they give him time and support him even if he is unsuccessful at first?

    Thanks for your help!
    Bhai.

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    Re: develop a career

    Thanks! Seems I guessed correctly

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    Re: develop a career

    Quote Originally Posted by Isotope View Post
    "His management expects to develop his career gradually."

    Does it mean that they give him time and support him even if he is unsucessful at first?
    For me it is not so much that he is unsuccessful, merely that they do not necessarily expect great success (perhaps in the form of million-selling discs, or whatever the current terminology is) at first.

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