street smart

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Adj.1.street smart - having the shrewd resourcefulness needed to survive in an urban environmentstreet smart - having the shrewd resourcefulness needed to survive in an urban environment
smart - showing mental alertness and calculation and resourcefulness
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As credit professionals, we like to think of ourselves as being street smart. We're not just somebody behind a desk saying, "Here's your limit; here's what to do." We deal with difficult situations and how to resolve them.
What inspired you to produce the book Street Smart'
Ann Arbor, MI, May 15, 2015 --( Dan Milstein's third book, "Street Smart Selling, How to Be a Sales Superstar" (2014), has earned top honors once again, now receiving an Honorable Mention at the 2015 San Francisco Book Festival.
Fast Girls Film4, 7.15pm Street smart runner Shania Andrews (Lenora Crichlow) and wealthy, equally talented Lisa Temple (Lily James) must set aside their intense rivalry when both are chosen to be part of the GB squad for the World Championships - for the good of their nation.
Muscat: Appreciating the efforts of its volunteers, Oman Road Safety Association (ORSA) has lauded the youths who were actively engaged with the 'Be Street Smart' project for the past two months.
Oman Road Safety Association (ORSA), in partnership with Oman Oil Company (OOC) and Bank Sohar recently held a number of Be Street Smart activities in Muscat targeting over 200 people.
Who is more successful, the school-educated or the street smart? It's a classic question with two fiercely opposing schools of thought.
Rimini Street, Inc., the leading independent provider of enterprise software support for SAP AG's (NYSE: SAP) said that Rimini Street Technology Support Services has delivered the Rimini Street Smart Proxy Server (RSI SPS).
It is searching for a "street smart" actress over 16 and a "smart, capable" 18-plus male, with both expected to be attractive and athletic.
The first role will be of a "street smart and strong" orphaned girl in her late teens and the second role will be of a "smart capable" man in his late teens or early 20s.
City of Life Director: Ali F Mostafa Starring: Alexandra Maria Lara, Sonu Sood and Saoud Al Kbi Duration: 1 hour 37 minutes Story: A privileged young male Arab at odds with his cultural identity and his less fortunate street smart friend; a disillusioned Indian taxi driver who bears an uncanny resemblance to a famous Bollywood star; and a former Romanian ballet dancer now working as a flight attendant and searching for love and companionship all live in Dubai where ambition, growth and opportunity are encouraged and dreams can still manifest.