turning value

turning value

[′tərn·iŋ ‚val·yü]
(mathematics)
A relative maximum or relative minimum of a function.
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Adhering to these simple, yet extremely effective rules of engagement, Bain & Co believe that PE houses can inject fresh disciplines and capabilities into " the daily rhythm and cultural norms of their firms, turning value creation into a repeatable process they hone over time.
Retailers of all types have cut their prices in response to this trend, but Quinn believes that the strategy risks turning value goods into commodities.
Any book is delayed suicide" (9) in Cioran's view in the sense that turning values into an act of creation may set the individual free from the axiological dilemmas and tensions that are likely to rule over one's existence.