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Benchmark BEC Vantage, Unit 3

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advertising campaign
a planned series of advertisements that will be used in particular places at particular times in order to advertise a product or service and persuade people to buy it or use it
approval
official permission or agreement for something
assign
to give a particular job or piece of work to someone
be yourself
to behave in your usual manner, rather than behaving in a way you think other people might like
brand
the name of a product produced or sold by a particular company, or what the characteristics, appearance, etc. a
colleague
person, organization, product, etc. is known for
a person that you work with
compile documents
to collect information from papers with written or printed information, especially of an official type, and arrange it in a book, report or list
embarrassment
when you feel nervous, worried or uncomfortable
emphasise
to show or state that something is very important or worth giving attention to
file
to store information or documents carefully so that they are easy to find, either in a place such as a folder or desk, or on a computer
follow up
to do something to finish a previous action or make it more successful
get a complete picture
to understand someone or something better
go straight in the bin
to immediately put something into a container for waste, or refuse to consider something
image
the way that something or someone is thought of by other people
initiate
to begin something
innovate
to develop a new design, product, idea, etc.
inspire
to make someone feel that they want to do something and can do it
intellectually stimulating
encouraging you to think and understand new and complicated ideas
interact
to communicate with someone
internship
a period of time during which a student works for a company or organization in order to get experience of a particular type of work
intimidate
to frighten or threaten someone, usually in order to persuade them to do something that you want them to do
logo
a design or symbol displayed on a company's products, vehicles, signs, etc. that expresses the company's character and purpose and makes it easy for customers to recognize and remember the company
mobile technology
the use of scientific knowledge or processes relating to phones or computers used while travelling from place to place, without being connected by wires
packaging
the materials in which objects are wrapped before being sold
prospective employer
a person or organization that might employ you in the future
referee
a person who knows you and who is willing to describe your character and abilities in order to support you when you are trying to get a job, etc.
speak out freely
to give your opinion about something without being controlled or limited, especially on a subject which you have strong feelings about
stay on one's toes
to continue directing all your attention and energy to what you are doing
wisdom
the ability to use your knowledge and experience to make good decisions and judgments
workplace
a building or room where people perform their jobs, or these places generally