old, fat and motionless big players

Portuguese translation: grandes empresas antigas, inchadas e estagnadas

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English term or phrase:old, fat and motionless big players
Portuguese translation:grandes empresas antigas, inchadas e estagnadas
Entered by: Marlene Curtis

19:08 Dec 3, 2010
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Marketing - Management
English term or phrase: old, fat and motionless big players
We are a relatively young (average age of our employees is under 33), enthusiastic and dynamic team.
Our team mission: grab as much market share from these "old, fat and motionless big players" as possible
Luana Fernandes
Brazil
Local time: 00:16
grandes empresas antigas, inchadas e estagnadas
Explanation:
Creio que "fat" no contexto se refere ao grande número de empregados e à intrincada burocracia destas empresas.

Estatais inchadas: 30% de funcionários a mais | Blog do Alvaro Dias - [ Translate this page ]
24 out. 2010 ... 8 Comentários para “Estatais inchadas: 30% de funcionários a mais”. Maria do Socorro disse: 24 de outubro de 2010 às 19:50 ...
www.blogalvarodias.com/.../estatais-30-a-mais-de-funcionari... - Brazil
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Marlene Curtis
United States
Local time: 21:16
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4 +2grandes empresas antigas, inchadas e estagnadas
Marlene Curtis
4agentes grandes mas velhos, gordos e estáticos; empresas conceituadas mas velhas, gordas e estáticas
Roberto Aresta Ribeiro


  

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agentes grandes mas velhos, gordos e estáticos; empresas conceituadas mas velhas, gordas e estáticas


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Roberto Aresta Ribeiro
Local time: 02:16
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Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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grandes empresas antigas, inchadas e estagnadas


Explanation:
Creio que "fat" no contexto se refere ao grande número de empregados e à intrincada burocracia destas empresas.

Estatais inchadas: 30% de funcionários a mais | Blog do Alvaro Dias - [ Translate this page ]
24 out. 2010 ... 8 Comentários para “Estatais inchadas: 30% de funcionários a mais”. Maria do Socorro disse: 24 de outubro de 2010 às 19:50 ...
www.blogalvarodias.com/.../estatais-30-a-mais-de-funcionari... - Brazil


Marlene Curtis
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Local time: 21:16
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