aha moment


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aha moment

n
an instant at which the solution to a problem becomes clear
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However, Roxie had an aha moment while at a seed funding Bootcamp for women held in Silicon Valley a few months back.
It was as Oprah Winfrey would say, an "Aha moment," like a light bulb switched-on in a darkened room.
Thus my first aha moment. Once I entered the shop, I scanned the barcode in the Amazon Go app, and then I saw five other Amazon employees wandering the aisles answering questions.
The aha moment that led me to launch my own company/product: I was head makeup artist for Dancing with The Stars and the sunless tanning was way over done leaving the skin streaked, dry and sometimes green/orange/muddy brown.
"I have a heart to help others, looking for that one opportunity, that one person, that one AHA moment, or that one slipper than can change lives forever."
Even back in the days of the card catalog, libraries' endgame was to get patrons to engage with the collection, to become enthralled with a subject, absorbed in a story, or to experience the legendary aha moment. It may be a bit more challenging to achieve these things in a digital world, but as this month's contributors attest, it's not only a job that can be done, it may even be fun.
Expect to laugh at the humour, have an aha moment at the pearl of wisdom and become very emotional at the drama of it all.
Let me rise up to meet you!And right there was my first Aha moment. How often in life do we lower our standards or expectations so that we do not stand out or stand up in a certain situation?
"We had the aha moment that we were all in the same situation at the same time, and that we needed leaning time," said Meaney, whose 24-year-old son serves in the U.S.
"While public health had never been on my radar, the first day treating patients in this setting was my aha moment. I realized I had been sheltered from seeing the need for services in our communities.
That's when he had an aha moment: More and more people will be traveling to parks with these miniature personal computers, he thought.
Is it true that your aha moment occurred while visiting Mystic, Conn., celebrating your 10th anniversary with your husband?