Power Verbs

Accomplish
Achieve
Act
Adapt
Administer
Advertise
Analyze
Apply
Approach
Approve
Arrange
Assemble
Assess
Assign
Attain
Budget
Build
Chair
Clarify
Collaborate
Communicate
Compare
Compile
Complete
Compose
Conceive
Conciliate
Conduct
Consult
Contract
Control
Coordinate
Correct
Counsel
Create
Decide
Define
Delegate
Demonstrate
Design
Detail
Determine
Develop
Devise
Distribute
Draft
Edit
Employ
Enlarge
Enlist
Establish
Estimate
Evaluate
Examine
Exchange
Execute
Exhibit
Expand
Expedite
Facilitate
Familiarize
Forecast
Formulate
Generate
Govern
Guide
Handle
Head
Hire
Identify
Implement
Improve
Increase
Index
Influence
Inform
Initiate
Innovate
Inspect
Install
Institute
Instruct
Integrate
Interpret
Introduce
Invent
Investigate
Lead
Maintain
Manage
Manipulate
Market
Mediate
Moderate
Modify
Monitor
Motivate
Negotiate
Obtain
Operate
Order
Organize
Originate
Oversee
Perceive
Perform
Persuade
Plan
Prepare
Present
Preside
Process
Produce
Program
Promote
Propose
Provide
Publicize
Publish
Qualify
Raise
Re-design
Reconcile
Record
Recruit
Reduce
Regulate
Relate
Renew
Reorganize
Report
Represent
Resolve
Review
Revise
Scan
Schedule
Screen
Select
Sell
Serve
Settle
Solve
Speak
Staff
Standardize
Start
Stimulate
Summarize
Supervise
Support
Survey
Synthesize
Systemize
Teach
Train
Update


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