corporate corporate  /ˈkɔr pə rət/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or belonging to a corporation
  2. (adj) possessing or existing in bodily form
  3. (adj) done by or characteristic of individuals acting together
  4. (adj) organized and maintained as a legal corporation

Usage(s):

  1. McDonald's corporate structure has become a model often cited by management gurus.
  2. Warren Buffett and other busy CEOs fly corporate jets because, duh, it's good for shareholders.
  3. As corporate jets take up an increasing share of the skies, they're being pressed to contribute more to aviation costs.

News

  1. Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (June 5, 2013 – June 12, 2013)

    The following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the week of June 5, 2013 – June 12, 2013.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Corporate Whistle Blower Center Urges Physicians Call Them About Significant Whistleblower Reward Programs If They Can ...

    The Corporate Whistle Blower Center is urging physicians, or pharmaceutical industry insiders to call them if they have substantial proof a pharmaceutical product was defective, this information was known internally for years, and the company continued to sell the drug, regardless of the adverse, or even fatal effects to consumers, because this type of information can be worth millions in ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Corporate Traveler USA Continues Its Geographic Expansion to Serve the Small-to-Medium Enterprise Corporate Market

    Rapid growth for Corporate Traveler in the USA has seen the SME business travel specialist expand into four new cities and open another seven shops. Almost one shop per month has been opened during the ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I think it is a tragedy of the first proportion that a private corporate can be subjected to what I would characterize as a 'shakedown.' In this case a $20 billion shakedown," Barton said.
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Joe Barton Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. Obama said Clinton was "a corporate lawyer sitting on the board at Wal-Mart" while he was fighting for working-class Americans in Illinois.
    on Jan 21, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Bloomberg

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