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Zone

1. See: Free trade zone.

2. In marketing, an area that a single sales representative or team of sales representatives are assigned to cover. A sales representative whose zone is, for example, Oklahoma, is not allowed to try to sell products in Texas and vice versa. This helps prevents sales reps from competing with each other for commissions.
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Comfort zone? If Steven Gerrard fails at Rangers, or Frank Lampard at Derby, they will get another job.
Comfort zone is defined by PPD10 with 5% deviation but it is very hard to make comfort zone exactly because thermal dynamics is influenced by diverse building/HVAC factors.
In reality, today we can't afford to stay in our comfort zone. We need to always be learning, growing and getting better.
My financial comfort zone is based on having a diversification of income.
The comfort zone is the area in one's mind where he or she can feel at ease performing familiar jobs proficiently.
There was once a time when the point of education was to move students out of their "comfort zone." Indeed, the right to offend has often been at the core of the idea of free speech.
The 32- year- old is disappointed that no Indian golfer graduated to the Asian Tour this year, and said they have to come out of their comfort zone on the domestic tour to make a mark internationally.
Parents are encouraged to use the app to complement a parenting course Barnardo's has developed called Comfort Zone.
We all know the benefits of getting in a comfort zone at work.
Be brave and face up to whatever it is you have been putting off and accept the fact when you are out of your comfort zone.
Cera clearly needs to step out of his comfort zone more often.