A company is defined as "a commercial business" or "an association or collection of individuals". Companies often have a specific vision and operate in order to achieve set forth goals. A business is the most common type of company, but the term also includes voluntary and nonprofit associations. In the United States, the most common types of commercial companies include sole proprietorship, general partnership and LLC, or limited liability company.
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Visit this construction company directory to find construction companies and construction services in the United States of America. The illustration on this page depicts office skyscraper construction projects.
If you have a driveable vehicle, you will want to have auto insurance. Auto insurance provides protection against losses in an auto accident. This website explains the different types of automobile insurance.
Whether traveling for business or pleasure, the chances are good that at some point you will need to rent a car. Visit this website to learn the ins and out of renting a car.
Browse this gas company directory to find gas companies throughout the United States of America. The photograph on this page depicts a residential natural gas meter.
This photo shows a business traveler checking his flight status on the airport display. Airlines offer a convenient, efficient way to travel long distances for business or pleasure, and many companies are able to accrue frequent flyer miles.
Many people need to rent a vehicle while traveling for vacation or business purposes, and almost all major airports provide a selection of car rental companies on site. This photo shows an airport sign directing travelers to rental car desks.
There are companies that specialize in data recovery, even in cases where the hard drive has been damaged. In situations where a computer has been damaged, the drive can be taken apart in clean rooms by technicians who may be able to save the data.
The first gift catalog was introduced in 1872 by Montgomery Ward, and soon after other companies started following suit. Gift catalogs feature a wide range of items and many of them are available in online form.
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are investment companies that own (and often operate) income-generating real estate. Learn more about different types of REITs.
A franchise is an agreement for one business to operate under another business's name. Many real estate companies operate as franchises, and selected real estate franchises are highlighted here.
Nanotechnology is a cutting-edge science that is being used in many industries. Learn about the industries utilizing nanotechnology and find links to newsworthy nanotech companies and scientists.
Companies use payroll processing to calculate gross pay, taxes, voluntary deductions, and net pay for their employees. They may use specialized software to calculate payroll internally or via a payroll service.
Property managers oversee and maintain properties. Learn more about real estate property managers and find links to real estate companies and agents, as well as commercial and residential real estate.
The notion of a shorter workweek might sound crazy to overworked Americans, but around the world, companies and even governments are starting to embrace it. The key is fewer meetings and distractions.
Yuki Noguchi. NPR. Fri, 21 Feb 2020 05:52:00 -0500.
Mantle, Jonathan. Companies That Changed the World. London, England. Quercus. 2008.