What does Management mean?

Definitions for Management
ˈmæn ɪdʒ məntMan·age·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. management, directionnoun

    the act of managing something

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

  2. managementnoun

    those in charge of running a business

Wiktionary

  1. managementnoun

    administration; the process or practice of managing.

  2. managementnoun

    The executives of an organisation, especially senior executives.

  3. managementnoun

    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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  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

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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. Guo Ping:

    Moving forward, we will do everything we can to shake off outside distractions, improve management and make progress towards our strategic goals.

  2. Prime Minister Stephen Harper:

    At the same time we are working to protect our system of supply management and our farmers ... Canada always, in our negotiations, does our best to act in the interests of all of our sectors and will continue to do that right to the end of these negotiations.

  3. Ken Kroner:

    Active management will always be at its core about the understanding of fundamentals, earnings growth rates and the like, but big data does sure give us an edge over our competitors.

  4. Namal Karunaratne:

    Our farmers are yet to get used to these changes. They are still used to the government providing water on time, they are not used to water management.

  5. Kristen Walker:

    Conservation, sustainable and equitable management of nature plays an important role in preventing conflict and in rebuilding peace, for example, it supports livelihoods and wellbeing of indigenous and local communities in times of peace and helps reduce the risk of conflicts breaking out.

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