gatekeeper

  

Definition

Junior officer (such as a secretary) who has the authority or ability to control access to a decision maker or to certain information.

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  • The gatekeeper involved was kind enough to let us pass so we could begin our exciting adventure into the new office.

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  • When doing cold calls in person, Alice frequently will bribe the gatekeeper in the dental offices she visits with donuts and coffee in hopes of speaking to the dentist.

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  • Having a good gatekeeper outside of your office will allow you to focus on the task at hand and not be disturbed.

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