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a review of the definitions of business.


any paid form of communication through mass media directed at identified consumers to provide information and influence their actions

age discrimination act

Prevents employers from discrimination based on age


the verbal act of agreeing

balance of trade

the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of merchandise


a certificate issued by a government or private company which promises to pay back with interest the money borrowed from the buyer of the certificate: The city issued bonds to raise money for putting in new sewers.

business cycle

prosperity, depression, recession, and recovery

business plan

A written description of the business idea and how it will be carried out, including all major business activities.

buying motives

The reasons consumers decide what products and services to purchase

carer planning steps

1.personal assessment
2.employment market analysis
3.application process
4.interview process
5.employment acceptance dvelopment and advancement

civil rights act

In 1866 the Civil Rights Act was created to grant citizenship to blacks and it was an attempt to prohibit the black codes. It also prohibited racial discrimination on jury selection. The Civil Rights Act was not really enforced and was really just a political move used to attract more votes. It led to the creation and passing of the 14th amendment.


the amount of money paid to an employee for work performed


a business relation in which two parties compete to gain customers

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