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management

  

      n  
1    the members of the executive or administration of an organization or business  
   See also       line management       middle management       top management  
2    managers or employers collectively  
3    the technique, practice, or science of managing or controlling  
4    the skilful or resourceful use of materials, time, etc.  
5    the specific treatment of a disease, disorder, etc.  


category management  
      n     (Marketing)   the management of a range of related products in a way designed to increase sales of all of the products  
database management  
      n   the maintenance of information stored in a computer system  
demand management  
      n     (Economics)   the regulation of total spending in an economy to required levels, attempted by a government esp. in order to avoid unemployment or inflation: a measure advocated by Keynesian economists  
flight management systems  
      pl n   a suite of computer programs in a computer on board an aircraft used to calculate the most economical flying speeds and altitudes during a flight and to identify possible choices in emergencies  
line management  
      n     (Commerce)   those managers in an organization who are responsible for the main activity or product of the organization, as distinct from those, such as transport, accounting, or personnel, who provide services to the line management  
  line manager      n  
management accounting  
      n      another name for       cost accounting  
management buyout  
      n   the purchase of a company by its managers, usually with outside backing from a bank or other institution  
management company  
      n   a company that manages a unit trust  
management information system  
      n   an arrangement of equipment and procedures, often computerized, that is designed to provide managers with information  
management union  
      n   a union that represents managers in negotiations with their employers concerning terms and conditions of employment  
middle management  
      n   a level of management in an organization or business consisting of executives or senior supervisory staff in charge of the detailed running of an organization or business and reporting to top management  
   Compare       top management  
  middle manager      n  
senior management  
      n      another term for       top management  
top management   , senior management  
      n   the most senior staff of an organization or business, including the heads of various divisions or departments led by the chief executive  
   Compare       middle management  
total quality management  
      n   an approach to the management of an organization that integrates the needs of customers with a deep understanding of the technical details, costs, and human-resource relationships of the organization,   (Abbrev.)    TQM  
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n.
remnants of disputes that make a relationship between people or companies difficult to maintain, even without an open dispute
adj.
extremely bad
about humans
n.
customer relationship management
exp.
expression used when nothing is going well
n.
Arotten apple is a member of a group, or a single element in a set of things, that is bad and likely to corrupt the other people or things in the group
Allusion to the expression "One bad apple spoils the barrel"
n.
unattractive person, looking dirty and/or smelling bad
n.
An agile management process for software development
Don't translate it, but use it as technical term
n.
A plan done for something bad or illegal.
I will never scheme in the future because it is a bad thing to do.
n.
used figuratively, a train crash means something disastrously bad
'this train crash of a policy'
v.
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
n.
management by walking/wandering around; it's a form of management based on frequent informal visits to the subordinates'work area and direct interaction with them
[Bus.]
exp.
1. break; fall apart; 2. be in a bad mood
exp.
= bad press: negative opinion or image expressed in the media
The firm got some negative press over that decision
id.
def.: if you are too confident about yourself, something bad will happen to show you that you are not as good as you think you are
n.
police crowd management technique that consists of herding people into a compact group. AKA corralling
n.
the preferred terminology used among the management hierarchy of a business establishment in reference to native ideas and common interests related to their particular field.
syn.: slang, jargon
n.
game of power inside a company's board or management team
[Leg.];[Bus.]
n.
Physician Led management of Medical Emergencies from Emergency Call to Hospital intensive Care and GP emergencies in a SAMU in a global Integrated EMS
Medical term
adv.
in spite of the flaws/minuses/disadvantages; with goods and bads; with minuses and pluses
love / accept smb. flaws and all = love /accept smb. as he/she is, with qualities and flaws.

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