management management  /ˈmænədʒ mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of managing something
  2. (n) those in charge of running a business

Usage(s):

  1. Virtual-management consultants say bosses mustat a minimumvisit in person when offices or projects start up and at major milestones.
  2. I think we invented management because we want our values to outlive us, and go beyond our limitations of time and space.
  3. WHEN Lawyer George Alpert took over the ailing New Haven Railroad, his first move was to call in a management consultant.

News

  1. Mines Management Inc. Announces Results of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

    Spokane, Washington - June 14, 2013 - MINES MANAGEMENT, INC. (NYSE-Market: MGN, TSX: MGT) is pleased to announce the voting results for the annual general meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Marcato Capital Management Expresses Concern About CommonWealth REIT Conflicted Corporate Governance, Urges Removal of ...

    Marcato Capital Management LLC , a San Francisco-based investment manager that holds approximately 3.7 million common shares or approximately 3.1% of the common shares outstanding of CommonWealth REIT , today sent a letter to CommonWealth’s Independent Trustees.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Cerberus questions management of Japan's Seibu ahead of annual meeting

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Cerberus Capital Management LP publicly questioned the management of Seibu Holdings on Friday, hoping to garner support for its plans to shake up the board of the Japanese railway and property group at a shareholders meeting scheduled for later this month. The disclosure of questions critiquing Seibu's management is the latest salvo in a months-long war of words over the terms ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I and senior management agree with the American public that this was an ill- considered project," Murdoch said. "We are sorry for any pain this has caused the families of Ron Goldman and Nicole Brown Simpson."
    on Nov 20, 2006 By: Rupert Murdoch Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I want to emphasize that this investigation is ongoing, and there's still a lot that we don't know. But we do know that this tragedy was triggered by a failure at the Upper Big Branch mine - a failure first and foremost of management, but also a...
    on Apr 15, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Daily News (blog)

  3. From David Stern's statement: "Joey Crawford's handling of this situation failed to meet the standards of professionalism and game management we expect of NBA referees," said Stern. "Especially in light of similar prior acts by this official,...
    on Apr 16, 2007 By: David Stern Source: ESPN

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