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Empire-Building

The act or practice of a manager or employee attempting to increase his/her influence over the company for which he/she works without regard for what is best for the company. A variety of factors may influence empire-building, such as the possibility for a higher salary or simply the prestige that comes from being an important person. Empire-building is frowned upon in most sectors, as it does not benefit shareholders and can in fact harm them if an empire-builder is neglecting the actual business at hand.
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Many Empire Builders will be in attendance at the 11th annual Multi-Unit Franchisee Conference this April 24-26 at The Mirage in Las Vegas.
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In other cases, the empire builder is more subtle, taking over inch by inch.
Not a bad ploy once Queen Isabella dies, since empire builders like De Vere (Giuliano Gemma) want Philip, not Joan, to inherit the thrones of Aragon and Castile.
so the eastbound and westbound Empire Builders are not in that area simultaneously.
The Amtrak Empire Builder (train #7) will depart west from Chicago on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
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The district is rife with careerists, empire builders and political hacks who don't have the first notion of how to educate kids because no one's forced them to do it in decades.
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