What does Management mean?

Definitions for Managementˈmæn ɪdʒ mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Management.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. management, direction(noun)

    the act of managing something

    "he was given overall management of the program"; "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"

  2. management(noun)

    those in charge of running a business

Wiktionary

  1. management(Noun)

    administration; the process or practice of managing.

  2. management(Noun)

    The executives of an organisation, especially senior executives.

  3. management(Noun)

    Judicious use of means to accomplish an end.

    Excellent time management helped her succeed in all facets of her life.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Management

    the act or art of managing; the manner of treating, directing, carrying on, or using, for a purpose; conduct; administration; guidance; control; as, the management of a family or of a farm; the management of state affairs

  2. Management

    business dealing; negotiation; arrangement

  3. Management

    judicious use of means to accomplish an end; conduct directed by art or address; skillful treatment; cunning practice; -- often in a bad sense

  4. Management

    the collective body of those who manage or direct any enterprise or interest; the board of managers

Freebase

  1. Management

    Management in all business and organizational activities is the act of coordinating the efforts of people to accomplish desired goals and objectives using available resources efficiently and effectively. Management comprises planning, organizing, staffing, leading or directing, and controlling an organization or effort for the purpose of accomplishing a goal. Resourcing encompasses the deployment and manipulation of human resources, financial resources, technological resources, and natural resources. Since organizations can be viewed as systems, management can also be defined as human action, including design, to facilitate the production of useful outcomes from a system. This view opens the opportunity to 'manage' oneself, a prerequisite to attempting to manage others.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. management

    1. Corporate power elites distinguished primarily by their distance from actual productive work and their chronic failure to manage (see also suit). Spoken derisively, as in “Management decided that ...”. 2. Mythically, a vast bureaucracy responsible for all the world's minor irritations. Hackers' satirical public notices are often signed ‘The Mgt’; this derives from the Illuminatus novels (see the Bibliography in Appendix C).

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. management

    The consequence management activities for all deliberate and inadvertent releases of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high-yield explosives that are undertaken when directed or authorized by the President. Also called CBRNE CM.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Management' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #412

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Management' in Written Corpus Frequency: #808

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Management' in Nouns Frequency: #155

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Management in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Management in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lee Iacocca:

    Management is nothing more than motivating other people.

  2. Anonymous:

    I speak BASIC to clients, 1-2-3 to management, and mumble to myself.

  3. Scott Adams:

    The Dilbert Principle The most ineffective workers are systematically moved to the place where they can do the least damage--Management.

  4. Richard Aboulafia:

    This is a long game, and you had the old management just in complete denial, what you've got is a management team that now recognizes market reality. You want a strategic win? It's going to cost you.

  5. Perry Stimpson:

    If you look at any organization, surely you look to senior management, the culture in any organization is set by senior management down. If you see senior management do something, it implies to you it's OK.

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