Deed

Definition: A deed is a formal and dignified instrument. In general, it refers to any document by which two or more parties agree to put into force any right or liability. For instance: Gift Deed, Partnership Deed, Trust Deed, Deed of Family Settlement, Mortgage Deed, Lease Deed, Sale Deed, etc. In law, a deed is…

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Minutes

Definition: Minutes, otherwise called as the Minutes of Meeting (MoM) is the immediate comprehensive written account of the meeting, explaining the business transacted at the meeting. It comprises of accurate and fair notes of the proceedings that happened at the meeting. Contents of Minutes The contents of the minutes are divided into two categories: General…

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Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Definition: Annual General Meeting, shortly referred to as AGM, is the compulsory yearly formal get together of the company’s shareholders held to transact lawful business. It is a significant event organized by the company every year to discuss the activities, strategies and performance with its shareholders. As per the Companies Act, 2013 every company whether…

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Macroeconomics

Definition: Macroeconomics refers to the field of study in Economics in which we learn about those factors which have an impact on the entire economy, as well as how these factors interact in the economy. It talks about broad economic issues such as full employment or unemployment, high or low rate of growth, policies on…

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Advertising

Definition: Advertising refers to a marketing strategy wherein an identified sponsor pay for space/slot, so as to promote a product as it reaches millions of people in one time and gets the attention of the target audience which induces them to buy the product. It is a form of communication, which aims at creating awareness,…

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Economic Order Quantity (EOQ)

Definition: Economic Order Quantity, popularly known as EOQ is the standard order quantity of materials which a firm should order at a given point in time with an aim of minimizing the annual inventory costs like holding/carrying cost, and order cost. It is a production scheduling model which was coined by Ford W. Harris in…

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Objectives

Definition: In business terminology, the objective is something that is expected as the end result to be achieved by the firm within a definite period of time, through its operations. It prescribes the scope and also directs the efforts of the concern. The objectives of the organization are expressed in relation to the future. It…

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Procedure

Definition: Procedure, refers to a comprehensive set of instructions that prescribes a certain way of performing a process, or part of a process, in relation to time. It states a chronological sequence for undertaking activities, so as to achieve the objectives. The procedures are meant for insiders (members of the organization including employees, directors, managers…

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Policies

Definition: Policies can be defined as the fundamental written statements which are meant to guide the thinking and action in decision making of the managers. It is a standing solution for recurring situations, as it is a ready reference to many problems. A firm’s policies are framed by the Chief Executives and Board of Directors…

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Organizing

Definition: Organizing is the second key management function, after planning, which coordinates human efforts, arranges resources and incorporates the two in such a way which helps in the achievement of objectives. It involves deciding the ways and means with which the plans can be implemented. It entails defining jobs and working relationships, assigning different tasks…

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