[Harvard English] pay off

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Pay off 성과를 올리다

to yield profits; to result in benefits

“My investment in those stocks has really paid off.”
“The time I spent in school paid off in later years “

HBR 아티클에서는 이렇게 사용하고 있어요.

“This focus pays off: Even in buoyant markets, our attribution rate has been below industry average, and 30% of our partners have spent their entire careers with us.”

– 1월호 아티클, “Can a Strong Culture be Too Strong?” 중에서

[HBR Jargon] 알고 있으면 도움이 되는 용어!

Turnover rate   이직률

“the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers”

HBR 아티클에서는 이렇게 사용하고 있어요.

“We are losing them faster than your people can bring them in” she said, turning to Vikram Srinivasan, the head of recruiting. “ Our turnover rate is up to 35%.””

– 1월호 아티클, “Can a Strong Culture be Too Strong?” 중에서