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dream team
Individuals brought together to create a team considered the perfect combination for a particular purpose.
growth path
Career path, the growth of an employee in organisation.
don't just stand there like dying calf in a hailstorm.
My mom said this to me sometimes when I had misbehaved if I just stood there during the scolding.
like drinking through a fire hose
Used to express the challenge of assimilating a large amount of information quickly
knuckle up
Balls drop, don't be a pussy