Difference between Adminstration and Management

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Difference between Adminstration and Management
SAMUN JAJA RAHARJA, Teacher, Indonesia, Member
Should't Fayol's principles be called the 14 principles of Administration? Why was 'administration' (in the French language) translated into English in 1949 as 'management'? What differences are there between the area of studying administration and management?
Remember that the original concept from Henry Fayol was called "Administration, industrielle et generalle" (in French) so should be translated as : "General and industrial administration"....Sign up

Management versus Administration? Differences
Elisha Simon, HR Consultant, Nigeria, Member
I think management and administration are the same.
The only difference however is that while administration is more popular with the public sect...Sign up

Current Meaning of Management versus Administration
rasik, Accountant, India, Member
Presently, administration indicates internal operations, whereas management term is used for a much wider meaning. Management refers not only to inter...Sign up

Management versus Administration
Shailendra, Student (MBA), India, Member
Management is two way and more participatory in nature.
Administration is one way and directionary in nature....Sign up

Joseph Mathew, Manager, India, Member
Nowadays a manager/administrator is a fused personality of two individuals: one a leader and the other a manager. A leader can have ideas and directio...Sign up

Management versus Administration
M Ramesh Babu, Director, India, Member
In a way both are the same, but management is more of systems and structures while administration is more of discipline and people centric....Sign up

Administration and Management
dineshselvam, principal, India, Member
In my view, management is executive and operational. Administration is about planning, policy making. Administration is top level and management is mi...Sign up

Commerce, Finance- Difference Between Management and Administration
raihanath.m.p, Student (University), India, Member
@Elisha Simon: I believe in a business organisation, administration and management are NOT the same. Administration...Sign up

Difference between Adminstration and Management
Uche isaac nwogu, Manager, Nigeria, Member
In my view, management is more complex than adminstration:
- A manager must not per se follow a laid down policy of an organisation to achieve hi...Sign up

The Meaning of the Term: Administration
Jaap de Jonge, Editor, Netherlands
An attempt to summarize the discussion so far:
- Most people 'ON THE STREET' would probably recognize 'administration' in the way @Sign up

Meaning of Management and Administration
wilfred, Financial Consultant, Member
To me management is coordinating the activities of the entire organization which is bigger in nature than administration....Sign up

Difference Between Administration and Management
peter marley, Student (University), United States, Member
In my opinion, the nature of the activities between the two differs, whereby Administration is determinative in nature while Management is executive i...Sign up

Definition of Management
David Wilson, Manager, Canada, Premium Member
If you look at the term "management" from the perspective of a bargaining unit, management means the out-of-scope or non-union leadership of the organ...Sign up

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