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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun business leader:
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Definition of the noun business leader
What does business leader mean as a name of something?
- a very wealthy or powerful businessman
- lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
- synonyms of business leader: baron / big businessman / king / magnate / mogul / power / top executive / tycoon
- more generic terms: businessman / man of affairs = a person engaged in commercial or industrial business
- more specific term: oil tycoon = a powerful person in the oil business
Business Leader a.k.a. Business magnate: A business magnate is a businessperson of great influence, importance, or standing in a particular enterprise or field of business. The term characteristically refers to a wealthy entrepreneur or investor who controls through personal business ownership or dominant shareholding position a firm or industry whose goods, products, or services are widely consumed. Such individuals may also be called czars, moguls, tycoons, taipans, barons, or oligarchs.
- also known as Industralist
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by Alan Williams, Alison Whybrow
Tediously macho “vision” mapped out by unintelligent business leader, usually just after reading said book or failing to complete an MBA; vacuous collection of bland and predominantly meaningless adjectives supposedly intended to “direct” ...
by Jens Hölscher, Horst Tomann
Unlike Say, who didn't distinguish between a business leader and an entrepreneur, Menger believed that the role and function of an entrepreneur is different to that of a business leader.
Encyclopedia of leadership (2004)
A-E by George R. Goethals, Georgia Jones Sorenson, James MacGregor Burns
The charismatic business leader may also recognize internal organizational deficiencies and advocate radical internal change. During periods of relative tranquility, charismatic leaders often foster a need for change by actually creating the ...
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Addressing Leesburg's Business Leader
Mark Warner addresses business leaders at a luncheon at Lightfoot Restaurant, sponsored by Sen. Mark Herring.
Photo credit: Mark Warner
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