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see industrial managementindustrial management,
term applied to highly organized modern methods of carrying on industrial, especially manufacturing, operations. The Rise of Factories
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management

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Corporate power elites distinguished primarily by their distance from actual productive work and their chronic failure to manage (see also suit). Spoken derisively, as in "*Management* decided that ...".

management

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Mythically, a vast bureaucracy responsible for all the world's minor irritations. Hackers' satirical public notices are often signed "The Mgt"; this derives from the "Illuminatus!" novels.
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Following our presentation of the empirical results for the basic model, we investigate whether service as department head more adversely affects earnings profiles in the sciences, which are characterized by rapid obsolescence of research skills, than in other disciplines.
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David Tannenbaum, a senior member of the Lilker staff with over 16 years of experience in mechanical building system design and construction, has been promoted to Senior Associate and Associate Department Head of the Mechanical Department.
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