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marketing

A constellation of activities, such as advertising and other forms of public dissemination of information, intended to maximise the advertising party’s marketshare of a particular service or product.

marketing

Medical practice A constellation of activities–advertising, giving of labeled trinkets–pens, mugs, etc and other forms of public dissemination of information, to maximize advertiser's marketshare for a particular service or goods. See Advertising, Cigarette marketing, Detailing, Yellow professionalism.

marketing,

n the set of activities directed at facilitating and consummating exchanges. The following three elements must be present to define a marketing situation: two or more parties who are potentially interested in exchange; each party possessing things of value to others; and each party capable of communication and delivery.

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Q. why these home pregnancy tests sell in market… I checked my hormone to check my pregnancy and it showed positive but on meeting my doctor it turned up to negative……I am depressed and as well angry, as why these home pregnancy tests sell in market…….why can’t they tell the right and how come doctor tell it right?

A. My dear Olivia, I am sorry about you and these home tests which had depressed you…See…….these home pregnancy tests give the results based on the hormone present or absent only and if it is showing present then may be your hormone had rise for some other unknown reason, which these tests at home confirm to your joy…….but provided you buy the one which is famous for its right result. Doctors too check the same hormones but they do not check for your hormone presence but they find the amount presence and also why this amount with other tests and observation, they confirm right.

Q. I wish to know the drugs available in the market for the treatment of manic depression? I am in manic depression and my doctor prescribes different meds during my visit. Out of my own interest, I wish to know the drugs available in the market for the treatment of manic depression?

A. Yes, many drugs are available in the market for the treatment of manic depression. But the effect of each medicine differs from individual to individual and stage to stage. Some of the meds are mood stabilizers (Lithium (Lithobid)- the oldest, valproic acid(Depakote), Lamotrigine(Lamictal), Gabapentin (Neurontin), Oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) are available. Some antidepressants are also prescribed to reduce the symptoms. They are Prozac, Effexor,etc. Some antipsychotic drugs are also prescribed like Olanzapine(zyprexa), Clozapine(clozaril) . As all these drugs are now used in bipolar prescriptions, a general thinking comes for the large number availability of drugs in market.

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The Next Big Thing rankings were calculated based on how each company scored in each of the following five components: 1) Board Ranking: the track record of success for the venture-capital investors who sit on the company's board; 2) Total Equity: the amount of capital raised by the company over the last three years, in comparison to its peers; 3) Executive Ranking: the track record of success for the company's founders and chief executive; 4) Valuation Ranking: the recent growth in the value of the company; 5) An editorial ranking: Dow Jones VentureWire reporters and editors reviewed and ranked the companies.
The Next Big Thing at the Hanover Grand, 6 Hanover Street, London, W1.
Next Big Thing honoree Lindsay Lohan was the first big name to arrive at the event with her publicist.
DALLAS -- Dallas Market Center, the world's most complete wholesale marketplace, today announced it is accepting entries for its national product search contest - The Next Big Thing.
DALLAS -- Dallas Market Center, the world's largest wholesale merchandise resource, today announced a call for entries for its national product search contest - The Next Big Thing.
The movie's fictional filmmaker, Andrew (Griffin Dunne, who also directs) believes Picard is the next big thing, and decides to follow her around just as her 15 minutes of fame are about to begin.
DALLAS -- Dallas Market Center, the world's largest wholesale merchandise resource, today announced "The Next Big Thing," a search for the best new products in the world.
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For the past five years, one of the most popular sessions at the annual Enterprise Conference has been "The Next Big Thing.
Now Pantene, the company that makes shampoo and other hair-care products, has set up a competition, hoping to find the next big thing.
It remains to be seen whether ``She Bangs'' becomes the next big thing.