Business Practice


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Business Practice

Any tactic or activity a business conducts to reach its objectives. Ultimately, a business's objective is to make money. Business practices are the ways it attempts to do so in the most cost effective way. A company may have rules for business practices to ensure that its employees are efficient in their work and abide by applicable laws. See also: Business ethics.
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Do poor business practices always equal poor ethics?
Native messaging tools and third party e-mail archive applications provide the tools and methods to effectively manage e-mail and work in conjunction with your internal business practices to protect valuable business information contained in e-mail and reduce the risks of litigation and compliance fines.
Both Trinity's collection of a fee for purposes not allowed under the statute and its attempt to make such fees nonrefundable constituted unfair business practices.
This flexible business practice complements the functional compatibility of the operating systems that provide customers the technical ease to migrate applications.
Apresta takes that same approach in mobile business market -- enabling companies to give their field sales and service personnel the information they want -- using the business practices they are accustomed to without worrying about multiple applications or complex tools.
Caruso's lawsuit accuses General Growth of violating business practices by asking Caruso to join a partnership and divide tenants between the Galleria and the Americana.
Cancel agreements due to unfair business practices within one year;
Beginning with Chapter 5, the book offers comprehensive guidance in implementing privacy-sensitive business practices.
With a worldwide customer base, Amazon prefers to maintain consistency among its various international operations by using standard privacy policies, terms of use and other business practices, but the company modifies these policies to the extent necessary to comply with differences in local laws, customs and practices.
3) Alignment with our philosophy and commitment to ethical business practices and standards
Our opportunity now is to align with industry using a commercial software solution that supports standard business practices.

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