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further additional commission a special extra commission which is above all other commissions.

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    Budgeting is about responsible money management. The overriding purpose of a budget is to stop overspending, which can be done by monitoring cash flow, and to prevent any existing or future debt from becoming an unmanageable mess. Good budgeting ensures that a company’s cash flow is monitored and assessed regularly, that funds are available for payments out, and expansion, and that the business does not spend beyond its capabilities.

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    M&A is still regarded by many decision makers as an exclusively rational, financial, and strategic activity, and not as a human collaboration. Financial and strategic considerations, along with price and availability, therefore dominate target selection, overriding the soft issues such as people
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    You can create long-term value, but investors can take it away in the short term when fear overrides faith if you don’t heed these messages. Relationship management with analysts, investors, and the media is the critical skill that wasn’t mentioned when the CFO trained as an accountant. When you
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Definitions of ’override’ and meaning of ’override’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’override’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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