What do they mean when they say "a self starter"?

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What's the meaning of "a self starter"? Thank you.
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A "self-starter" is a person so highly motivated to accomplish desired goals that he or she requires little or no supervision or direction to achieve them.
Our guest has given a great explanation. Because of the abovementioned traits, a 'self-starter' starts tasks without being prompted to do so.
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It means that they can motivate themselves in a direction. They dont have to be promted by teachers, parents or authorities, but they take intiative.
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Anonymous:
thanks
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