The beginnings of progress; penetration of a problem; initial steps.
Three weeks into it, I am finally beginning to make inroads on this project.
INROADS is a non-profit organization founded in 1970 by Frank C. Carr to fix what he perceived to be a lack of ethnic diversity in corporate America. INROADS originally launched with only 25 interns working at 17 sponsoring corporations in the Chicago area. Since then, INROADS has expanded to become an international organization serving nearly 2,000 interns annually at over 200 sponsoring corporations. The organization is now based in St. Louis, Missouri.
The numerical value of inroads in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of inroads in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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We hope to make inroads into the Etruscan language, long inscriptions are rare, especially one this long, so there will be new words that we have never seen before, since it is not a funerary text.
It's going to be a long journey, this isn't going to be a short journey. You can see the distrust that's out there, and we have to find inroads to sit down with people -- to show care, to show empathy.
We're never going to be the equal to cricket in India, it's like a religion in that market, and same for soccer in Brazil, but we know that if we can start to make inroads that being number two is a real strong statement in a market like India where you've got a billion of people.
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