Re: "Opportunistic"

Subject: Re: "Opportunistic"
From: Robert Hodgins <ehodgins -at- telusplanet -dot- net>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Fri, 16 Jan 2009 11:50:25 -0700

On Fri, 2009-01-16 at 13:44 -0500, Robert_Johnson -at- percussion -dot- com wrote:
> Some of my co-workers would like to use this word, but others are
> concerned about the negative connotation. They have a point; all the
> dictionary entries I've found emphasize its negative connotation, with
> shades of unscrupulous or unethical behavior.
>
> I have not been able to think of a synonym, nor have I found a thesaurus
> entry for it.
>
> Perhaps the collective wisdom and experience of the list can suggest an
> alternative?

Would resourceful or adaptable work?

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