Organization

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Diagram of the Federal Government and American Union, 1864.

Entity—such as a company, an institution, or an association—comprising one or more people and having a particular purpose.

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Relevance

Chronology of the universe as deduced by the prevailing Big Bang theory, a result from science and obtained knowledge

Institution

Institutions are humanly devised structures of rules and norms that shape and constrain individual behavior.

Institutions are humanly devised structures of rules and norms that shape and constrain individual behavior.

Chronology of the universe as deduced by the prevailing Big Bang theory, a result from science and obtained knowledge

Organizations and institutions can be synonymous, but Jack Knight writes that organizations are a narrow version of institutions or represent a cluster of institutions; the two are distinct in the sense that organizations contain internal institutions (that govern interactions between the members of the organizations).

Individuals in groups are connected to each other by social relationships.

Social group

In the social sciences, a social group can be defined as two or more people who interact with one another, share similar characteristics, and collectively have a sense of unity.

In the social sciences, a social group can be defined as two or more people who interact with one another, share similar characteristics, and collectively have a sense of unity.

Individuals in groups are connected to each other by social relationships.

The attention of those who use, participate in, or study groups has focused on functioning groups, on larger organizations, or on the decisions made in these organizations.

An APEC leader setting the tone for the 2013 APEC CEO summit with an opening speech

Leadership

An APEC leader setting the tone for the 2013 APEC CEO summit with an opening speech
The Prince, written by Niccolò Machiavelli (pictured), argued that it is better for a ruler to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both
A graphical representation of the managerial grid model
General Petraeus talks with U.S. soldiers serving in Afghanistan
Julius Caesar, one of the world's greatest military leaders

Leadership, both as a research area and as a practical skill, encompasses the ability of an individual, group or organization to "lead", influence or guide other individuals, teams, or entire organizations.

An annual general meeting of a typical small volunteer non-profit organisation (the Monaro Folk Society). Office bearers sitting are president, secretary and public officer.

Voluntary association

An annual general meeting of a typical small volunteer non-profit organisation (the Monaro Folk Society). Office bearers sitting are president, secretary and public officer.
Civil lecture at Budapest Brainbar

A voluntary group or union (also sometimes called a voluntary organization, common-interest association, association, or society) is a group of individuals who enter into an agreement, usually as volunteers, to form a body (or organization) to accomplish a purpose.

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Division of labour

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Division of labor CPU and GPU
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Adam Smith portrait
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Émile Durkheim
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The division of labour is the separation of the tasks in any economic system or organisation so that participants may specialise (specialisation).

Shannon and Weaver Model of Communication

Communication

Apparent answer to the painful divisions between self and other, private and public, and inner thought and outer world."

Apparent answer to the painful divisions between self and other, private and public, and inner thought and outer world."

Shannon and Weaver Model of Communication
Communication major dimensions scheme
Interactional Model of Communication
Berlo's Sender-Message-Channel-Receiver Model of Communication
Transactional model of communication
Communication code scheme
Linear Communication Model

By this logic, one possible definition of communication is the act of developing meaning among entities or groups through the use of sufficiently mutually understood signs, symbols, and semiotic conventions.

Strategic management processes and activities

Strategic management

Strategic management processes and activities
A SWOT analysis, with its four elements in a 2×2 matrix.
Portfolio growth–share matrix
A graphical representation of Porter's Five Forces
Michael Porter's Three Generic Strategies
Michael Porter's Value Chain
Process for classifying a phenomenon as a scenario in the Intuitive Logics tradition.
Generic Strategy Map illustrating four elements of a balanced scorecard

In the field of management, strategic management involves the formulation and implementation of the major goals and initiatives taken by an organization's managers on behalf of stakeholders, based on consideration of resources and an assessment of the internal and external environments in which the organization operates.

An organization chart for the United States Coast Guard shows the hierarchy of managerial roles in that organization.

Management

An organization chart for the United States Coast Guard shows the hierarchy of managerial roles in that organization.

Management (or managing) is the administration of an organization, whether it is a business, a non-profit organization, or a government body.

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Organizational theory

A theory involves concepts or constructs that are related in such a way as to explain why certain phenomena occur.

A theory involves concepts or constructs that are related in such a way as to explain why certain phenomena occur.

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An organizational theory involves a set of concepts/constructs that are related to each other and explain how individuals behave in social units we call organizations.

Pekka Haavisto, Minister for International Development of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Finland, at the first World NGO Day in Helsinki in 2014

Non-governmental organization

Pekka Haavisto, Minister for International Development of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Finland, at the first World NGO Day in Helsinki in 2014
Europe-Georgia Institute head George Melashvili addresses the audience at the launch of the "Europe in a suitcase" project by two NGOs (the EGI and the Friedrich Naumann Foundation), which aims to increase cooperation between European politicians, journalists and representatives of the civic sector and academia with their counterparts in Georgia.
World NGO Day 2014 in Afghanistan

A non-government organization (NGO) is an organization that generally is formed independent from government.