An advantage, help or aid from something. Employee benefits and (especially in British English) benefits in kind (also called fringe benefits, perquisites, perqs or perks) are various non-wage compensations provided to employees in addition to their normal wages or salaries.
An itemized summary of intended expenditure; usually coupled with expected revenue. The amount of money or resources earmarked for a particular institution, activity, or time-frame.
Money and wealth. The means to acquire goods and services, especially in a non-barter system. Already-produced durable goods available for use as a factor of production, such as steam shovels (equipment) and office buildings (structures).
The act or process of centralizing, or the state of being centralized; the act or process of combining or reducing several parts into a whole like the centralization of power in the general government or the centralization of commerce in a city.
A type of company that is owned partially or wholly by its employees, customers, or tenants. Abbreviation: co-op.
An economic system is the combination of the various agencies, entities (or even sectors as described by some authors) that provide the economic structure that defines the social community.
Something that motivates, rouses, or encourages. It is used to motivate individuals (often, employees) for better performance by providing financial or other types of rewards. An anticipated reward or aversive event available in the environment. Something that motivates an individual to perform an action.
A group of potential customers for one's product. One of the many varieties of systems, institutions, procedures, social relations and infrastructures whereby parties engage in exchange.
Willingness of action, especially in behavior. An incentive or reason for doing something. The psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal and elicits, controls, and sustains certain goal directed behaviors.
The act of formulating a course of action, or of drawing up plans.
Currently unrealized ability. A curve describing the situation where the difference in the potential energies of an object in two different positions depends only on those positions.
The price is the amount a customer pays for the product. The quantity of payment or compensation given by one party to another in return for goods or services. The cost required to gain possession of something.
Collective form of profit.
Something that one uses to achieve an objective, e.g. raw materials or personnel.
A legal or moral entitlement.
A whole composed of relationships among the members. The part of the universe being studied, arbitrarily defined to any size desired.