What does Management mean?

Definitions for Management
ˈmæn ɪdʒ məntMan·age·ment

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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.

Editors Contribution

  1. management

    The effective, efficient and prudent plan, use and direction to manage resources.

    The management team worked very efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 13, 2020  

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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

How to pronounce Management?

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How to say Management in sign language?

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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

Examples of Management in a Sentence

  1. Jamie Court:

    I think this is just crisis management, clearly, its the right decision, but it should have been done in the first place, not after a public shaming.

  2. Russ Mould:

    Domino's is now pulling the plug on its international operations after admitting defeat, this is the sensible thing to do. Management should be applauded for making the decision to pull out rather than digging themselves a bigger hole.

  3. Ship Finance:

    This agreement significantly strengthens Frontline's balance sheet and reduces the financial risk. The board and management can now shift the focus from balance sheet restructuring to business development and growth.

  4. Patrick Lynch:

    We agree that crime stats have to be accurate in order to know where and when to assign police resources, however, because of the serious shortage of police officers over the last decade and a half, management has consistently hammered police officers to reduce felonies to misdemeanors.

  5. Damian Thong:

    They'll try to keep workers conscious of the fact that they're in there for the long haul. I doubt they'll go in and do a clean sheet restructuring. That may help them reduce confrontation in labour management.

Images & Illustrations of Management

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