HRM
BBS/BBA/MBS Exam Notes

What is On-the-job & Off-the-job Training in HRM? Explanation & Difference

On the Job Training On-the-job training is an important topic of human resource management. It helps develop the career of the individual and the prosperous growth of the organization. On the job training is a form of training provided at the workplace.  On-the-job training, also known as OJT, is a hands-on method of teaching the […]

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Statistical Measurement of Risk: What is Variance, Standard Deviation & Coefficient of Variation?

Statistical measurement of risk The Mean-Variance Framework The Markowitz approach, while powerful and simple, boils investor choices down to two dimensions. The “good” dimension is captured in the expected return on an investment, and the “bad” dimension is the variance or volatility in that return. In effect, the approach assumes that all risk is captured […]

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What is Common Stock? Key features, Value & Rights of Common Stockholders

Common Stock Common stock represents shares of ownership in a corporation. Its owners bear the ultimate risk of loss and reap the benefits of success. However, dividends and assets upon dissolution are not guaranteed to common stockholders. Nonetheless, they are owners of the corporation and will be the first to profit if the company is […]

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What is Investment? Who is Investor? Investment Process

Concept of investment “Investment involves expectations about the future. The businesses invest because they believe that the venture will be profitable. The profitability of any investment will depend upon the expectations of the future sales and profitability, which the investment will help produce. Investment is geared towards long-term profit expectations and is thus independent of […]