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BUSINESS ENTERPRISE Definition
BUSINESS ENTERPRISE is a commercial, industrial, service, or investment entity, or a combination thereof, pursuing an economic activity.
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TONE AT THE TOP refers to how an organization's leadership creates the tone at the top - an ethical (or unethical) atmosphere in the workplace. Management's tone has a trickle-down effect on employees. If top managers uphold ethics and integrity so will employees. But if upper management appears unconcerned with ethics and focuses solely on the bottom line, employees will be more prone to commit fraud and feel that ethical conduct isn't a priority. In short, employees will follow the examples of their bosses
LIP ACCOUNT see LOAN-IN-PROCESS ACCOUNT.