The activity of directing the business affairs and human and material resources of an organization, project, or enterprise, involving primarily the formulation of policy. When the application rather than the formulation of policy is the primary aspect, use "management." For directly overseeing the activities of an organization or enterprise, use "supervising.".

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The activity of directing the business affairs and human and material resources of an organization, project, or enterprise, involving primarily the formulation of policy. When the application rather than the formulation of policy is the primary aspect, use "management." For directly overseeing the activities of an organization or enterprise, use "supervising."

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Title
Administration
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021