Management (or managing) is the administration of an organization, whether it is a business, a not-for-profit organization, or government body. Management
includes the activities of setting the strategy of an organization and coordinating the efforts of its employees (or of volunteers) to accomplish its objectives through the application of available resources, such as financial, natural, technological, and human resources. The term "management" may also refer to those people who manage an organization - individually: managers.
Social scientists study management
as an academic discipline, investigating areas such as social organization and organizational leadership.Some people study management
at colleges or universities; major degrees in management
include the Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) Bachelor of Business
Administration (BBA.) Master of Business
Administration (MBA.) Master in Management
(MScM or MIM) and, for the public sector, the Master of Public Administration
(MPA) degree. Individuals who aim to become management
specialists or experts, management
researchers, or professors may complete the Doctor of Management
(DM), the Doctor of Business
Administration (DBA), or the PhD in Business
Administration or Management. There has recently[when?] been a movement for evidence-based management.
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