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"Business" is a noun which is often translated as "los negocios", and "management" is a noun which is often translated as "la gerencia". Learn more about the difference between "business" and "management" below.
business(
bihz
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nihs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (economics, finance)
a. los negocios
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
How is your business going at the moment?¿Qué tal le van los negocios de momento?
b. el comercio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He is studying international business at the university.Está estudiando comercio internacional en la universidad.
2. (firm)
a. la empresa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My son will inherit the family business.Mi hijo heredará la empresa familiar.
3. (matter)
a. el asunto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
What I do is none of your business.Lo que hago no es asunto tuyo.
b. el tema
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Does anyone have any other business they'd like to discuss?¿Tiene alguien algún otro tema sobre el cual quiera hablar?
4. (profession)
a. el ramo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He is in the insurance business.Trabaja en el ramo de los seguros.
5.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(excretion)
a. las necesidades
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
The cat did her business.La gata hizo sus necesidades.
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management(
mah
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nihj
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mihnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (organizational body)
a. la gerencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Management will review the budget before making a decision.La gerencia revisará el presupuesto antes de tomar una decisión.
b. la dirección
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The firm is under new management since May.Desde mayo la firma está bajo una nueva dirección.
2. (control of a company)
a. la gestión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A business needs more than good management to succeed.Una empresa necesita más que buena gestión para lograr el éxito.
b. la dirección
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She pursued a career in business management between 1985 and 1996.Hizo carrera en la dirección de empresas entre 1985 y 1996.
c. la administración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Nowadays, many universities offer degrees in Business Management.Hoy en día, muchas universidades ofrecen licenciaturas en Administración de Empresas.
3. (people)
a. los directivos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Management and unions will meet tomorrow in a last attempt to reach an agreement.Los directivos y los sindicatos se reunirán mañana en un último intento por alcanzar un acuerdo.
4. (response to a situation)
a. el manejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
His management of the situation was exceptional.Su manejo de la situación fue excepcional.
b. la gestión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of risks or crisis)
Risk management involves planning for events that might occur in the future.La gestión de riesgos conlleva planificar en previsión de sucesos que puedan ocurrir en el futuro.
5. (medicine)
a. el tratamiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The article offers guidelines for the management of patients with chronic bronchitis.El artículo ofrece directrices para el tratamiento de pacientes con bronquitis crónica.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
6. (relative to management)
a. de gestión
They provide services of management consultancy.Ofrecen servicios de consultoría de gestión.
b. de administración
The management committee will be in a meeting until 3 pm.El consejo de administración estará reunido hasta las 3 pm.
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