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Business management

General business management terms encompassing inventory management, security management, financial administration, business planning, and management services for all enterprise-wide information systems.

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Business management

brand awareness

Business administration; Business management

The extent to which potential customers are aware of a given brand and its attributes.

model

Business administration; Business management

(1) Any representation of an object, situation or organization. It may be physical, verbal, mathematical or produced by computer simulation. (2) In social psychology, it is used of a person whose ...

hierarchy

Business administration; Business management

(1) Any organizational structure containing different levels of authority, and often responsibility. (2) Any arrangement of things in succeeding levels, each one subsuming all preceding levels.

bureaucracy

Business administration; Business management

(1) A term coined by the German sociologist Max Weber in the early twentieth century to describe an organization that has (a) a clearly defined hierarchy with top-down authoritarian management, (b) ...

Behaviourally Anchored Rating Scale

Business administration; Business management

An assessment instrument that often uses the critical incident technique, thereby ‘anchoring’ it in employees’ actual behaviour. It may then be used to assess a given person in a performance ...

technocentric

Business administration; Business management

Looking at business and management issues primarily from a technological point of view.

scheduling

Business administration; Business management

(1) A term used to describe the process of organizing tasks to be done by a series of machines in order to streamline production. (2) Any way of dividing up time in the course of a working day so ...

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