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The AMA Dictionary of Business and Management by George Thomas Kurian

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F

Fabless production Production subcontracted under strict supervision to outside firms.

Face-to-face skills Effective verbal communication skills, particularly in small groups.

Facilitator Person who helps groups to identify and solve problems by structuring the discussion and intervening to guide the participants to arrive at solutions.

Facility-sustaining activity Operations whose performance helps to sustain an organization as a whole, such as security, safety, and physical maintenance.

Factor 1. Business engaged in FACTORING. 2. Person who acts as an agent for a commission, or factorage.

Factor-comparison method Type of job and pay scales evaluation in which jobs are compared in terms of compensable job factors, such as skill, effort, decision ...

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