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  nana boakye
 

Management is an art and a science

It's an art because it involves a specialized individual in making an organizations goals achieved.
It's a science also because it involves the study of humans and the environment in which they live and operate and applying these in making the goals of the organization achieved.

  Kuldeep
 

Management is a jungle

At the end mgt is a jungle. There are no single theories, sometimes everything works and sometimes nothing, even if the fundamentals are correct.

  Rahul
 

Management is a process

Management is a systematic process of taking decisions and implementing them. It consists of various functions like planning, controlling, organizing and coordinating.

  Calvin
 

Management is domain-specific

Management is to decide what to do and get things (...)

  shrikant
 

Management is more than theory

Management is a lot more than the theoretical and (...)

  Dr. Stella John Samuel
 

Management is a group process

Management is much more than what any individual p (...)

  Sanjay kumar Mohapatra
 

Management is practical

In real meaning management is not theoretical but (...)

  Qaiss Alokozai
 

Management is developing your employees

Can we say developing your employees through your (...)

  Laeeq
 

What is Management? Definition of management

There is no standard definition of management and (...)

  Laxmi Pradad Khanal
 

Management tells what to do

Management tells us what to do at what time for wh (...)

  AfriKing
 

The Best Definition of Management

Management is the attainment of organisational goa (...)

  Manish
 

Management is Co-ordination

Management is the business of co-ordination with c (...)

  Usman Kamal
 

Process of getting activities completed

Management is the process of getting activities co (...)

  Peejay van den Berg
 

Management is the Mother of all Sciences

Wow, way back in 1999 I was in a position to ask m (...)

  Bhanu Prakash
 

What is Management?

Management is getting things done with the aim of (...)

  Major.siva
 

Management is Common Sense

As a lecturer in management studies, I just consid (...)

  Poonam
 

What is the meaning of Management? MANAGE MEN Tactfully

Management means: "MANAGE MEN Tactfully". (...)

  naresh , India
 

Management is Pragmatic and Situational

Management is not defined by bookish concepts. It (...)

  Alka Tomar, Academician, India
 

Management is efficient use of resources

Management is efficient use of resources. Who said (...)

  Joey D. Soneja, Entrepreneur, Philippines
 

Management is thinking before doing.

There is no one best way of doing things. Managem (...)

  Halimi
 

Management Definition

Management is derived from 3 words: Man = means h (...)

  Ruben A. Villanueva
 

Management is Control, Order and Direction

Management for me is control, order, and direction (...)

  Kunal Bhat, Entrepreneur, India
 

Manage-mint

Through my experience, I have come to understand t (...)

  balram sapkota, Student (MBA), Nepal
 

Management of Yourself

Management means to first in your way of living, (...)

  Naresh Nagpurkar, Student (MBA), Singapore
 

Management is an Improvement Process

Management is a continous process of improvement u (...)

  cheree mckinnis, United States
 

What is Management?

Management is a mixture of emotional intelligence (...)

  Bantwal Prabhu, Teacher, India
 

What is Management?

Management is doing the right things first time an (...)

  Shakebimam, India
 

Management is Sustainable Development

Management is a process of sustainable development (...)

  Cass
 

Management Comes Down to Common Sense

None of this make sense to be honest. You see all (...)

  Dali Horeshka, Business Consultant, Albania
 

Management is a Combination of Theory and Practice

In my perception good management is related to a c (...)

  Patrick Forrester
 

What is Management? Today it's always changing

Because of the complexity of technology today, org (...)

  Steven Koh
 

What is Management? Discipline

The fundamental requirement of management is disci (...)

  ROGER BERTRAND, Business Consultant, Canada
 

Management is Like 'Haute Cuisine'

Management is the art of combining all the knowled (...)

  Javier Elenes, Business Consultant, Mexico
 

What is Management? A Push Process to Get Results

Management is a process to direct your organizatio (...)

  Day Pierre DESAULT, Consultant , France
 

Management is the Mother of All Sciences

@: We can say that this definition pretending to b (...)

  omaralzareby
 

What is Management?

Management is arranging both material and moral po (...)

  George Vorster
 

What is Management? My Contribution

Here are some attempts to define some words relate (...)

  moq14, Student (MBA), Pakistan
 

Management is Nothing But your Intellectual Power

I think the word management has no value itself; i (...)

  K.Narayana Moorthy, HR Consultant, India
 

What is Management?

It is a system of interconnected and interrelated (...)

  Artur Silva, Professor, Portugal
 

Management is not what You Think!

I recommend this book from Mintzberg "Management? (...)

  azad
 

What is Management?

Management is the process of designing and maintai (...)

  Sean Rogers, Entrepreneur, Trinidad and Tobago
 

What is Management? Reply

Management is the overseeing or stewardship of a g (...)

  Dr.N.Ramanjaneyalu, Professor, India
 

What is Management?

Management is a continuous process of effective an (...)

  Timmy Baksh, Analyst, Trinidad and Tobago
 

Management is the Process of Applying Management Theories to the Organisation

The responses, to this question above are referrin (...)

  NGO Chantal, Congo
 

Management is Domain-specific

@ : I agree with your definition, because you say (...)

  Zedy Zaidy, Student (University), South Africa
 

Management is a Scientific, Theoretical and Empirical (Practicable) Process

Management is a scientifical, theoretical and empi (...)

  FASESIN David, Manager, Nigeria
 

What is Management?

Getting things done effectively and efficiently th (...)

  collin kamalizeni
 

Understanding the Fundamentals of Management

Management does centre on the four traditional man (...)

  Segun Afe, Accountant
 

Definition of Management - Integrating the Above

Management is the art and science of planning, org (...)

  FASESIN David, Manager, Nigeria
 

Definition of Management - Improvisation and Explaining

I agree with Segun but the definition sounds acade (...)

  Zedy Zaidy, Student (University), South Africa
 

Management, Management, Management!

Segun, you are academically and scientifically rig (...)

  NGO Chantal, Congo
 

Management and Administration: Slight Distinction

Management and administration are not the same thi (...)

  Sylvana Akosua Apaloo-kpeglo, Student (University), Ghana
 

What is Management? Bringing Order and Consistency

@: I agree management is about bringing order and (...)

  K.Narayana Moorthy, HR Consultant, India
 

What is Management? Don't Forget Motivation

@: Thanks for endorsing my concept. Yes, what has (...)

  Javier Elenes, Business Consultant, Mexico
 

What is the Precise Role of Motivation in Management?

@: in relation to Motivation, I use the term Motiv (...)

  K.Narayana Moorthy, HR Consultant, India
 

The Role of Motivation in Defining Management

@: There are hurdles to negotiate at each step of (...)

  Javier Elenes, Business Consultant, Mexico
 

The Leader PULLS, the Manager PUSHES the Organization

The manager communicates an ORDER, The leader comm (...)

  Vicky Jha, Manager, Nepal
 

Common Sense in Management

@: Common sense - very true - but you have put it (...)

  K.Narayana Moorthy, HR Consultant, India
 

What is Management

I said earlier that management is system of planni (...)

  renuka Chandrakar
 

Management is Looking after the HR Process

Management means managing the whole process of Hum (...)

  Boadu Daniel, Teacher
 

Management is Manipulation of the Human Capital

Management involves the manipulation of the human (...)

  Justin Mwangi, Partner, Kenya
 

Management is Control, Coordination and Planning

Management involves controlling human capital, coo (...)

  Dr. Chima .S. Ugwulashi, Nigeria
 

Management as an Organizational Resource Mobilization Process

Management is the system of aggregating organizati (...)

  K.Narayana Moorthy, HR Consultant, India
 

Management Principles

@'s comments are agreed in principle. To it I furt (...)

  K.Narayana Moorthy, HR Consultant, India
 

Differences Between Manager and a Leader

1. Manager (M) does things right while Leader(L) d (...)

  K.Narayana Moorthy, HR Consultant, India
 

Difference Between Adminstration and Management:

In my view:
  • ADMINISTRATION OF A BUSINESS (...)

  biresh chaubey, Manager, India
 

What is Management?

The art and science of giving controlled freedom t (...)

  biresh chaubey, Manager, India
 

Changed Definition of Management

The simplest definition which is almost on the tip (...)

  Belkis Monks, Manager, Venezuela
 

Management

Driving the organization through a simple and comp (...)

  Helen Strong, Business Consultant, South Africa
 

The Essence of Management

Management is the process through which opportunit (...)

  Babacar Diouf, Student (University), Senegal
 

What is Management

Hi! Management for me is a strategy to influence w (...)

  AQEEL RAZA, Accountant, Pakistan
 

Is Management a System?

Everything is moving under a system. A system has (...)

  srinivas, Lecturer, India
 

What is Management in an AI Context?

We now need to define management in a context wher (...)

  Jeff Bailey, Consultant, United States
 

Management is about Control

Management is about Control. Leadership is about i (...)

  Adam Febrian, Manager, Indonesia
 

Management Is..

Management is the way we understand and are able t (...)

  GENELYN M. CALZADA, Career Consultant, Philippines
 

Management is Securing Resources

Is securing all resources to its full use: the lan (...)

  Benzie, Business Consultant, United States
 

Management is Coordination

For an organization to succeed in achieving its co (...)

  Damon Farfan, Manager, United States
 

Definition of Management

@: As I was reading this question, the first thing (...)

  subramanian, Business Consultant, India
 

What is Management

Management is anything one does to achieve a purpo (...)

  Prakob Chaibuntan, Teacher, Thailand
 

What is Management?

It is a science-art of manning (man) recruited, ma (...)

  Gandhi Heryanto, Management Consultant, Indonesia
 

Today’s Management

In today's digital, innovative world, management i (...)

  Manven
 

Management is a Survival Instinct

Management is a survival instinct that forces you (...)

  Gavin Tremble, Manager, South Africa
 

Management is a Science

Management is the science of achieving results thr (...)

  Gil Bangalan, HR Consultant, Qatar
 

Management is Taking Control of a Situation

Management, for me, means taking control of a situ (...)

  Prof. Arup Barman, Professor, India
 

'Management' for Me

Management is what a manager does. This is an age (...)

  Qazi Ata, Consultant, Pakistan
 

Management is a Process

Management is a process of knowing your people and (...)

  Melchiorre Calabrese, Business Consultant, Italy
 

Fundamental Points of Management

Management consists of the following fundamental p (...)

  Omar Bawajeeh, Saudi Arabia
 

This is Management

It's the cluster of actions that an entity, a grou (...)

  Dumitrescu Andrei
 

Man Age Ment... Ality!

Age in a sense of experienced. Management = the m (...)

  Maurice Hogarth, Consultant, United Kingdom
 

Management is for Achievement Via People

The etymology of “management” is probably from man (...)

  Dr. Arup Barman, Professor, India
 

4Ps in Management Profession

We can not forget the definition "management is wh (...)

  HESAMODDIN BAGHERI, Director, Iran
 

The Task of Managers

Perhaps there is no more important area of human a (...)

  Maurice Hogarth, Consultant, United Kingdom
 

Management Must Include Leadership

@: Sorry, but such simplistic split between Manage (...)

  Babacar Diouf, Student (University), Senegal
 

What is Management

Management is the art of influencing an organisati (...)

 
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