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Synonyms for tactic

Synonyms for tactic

an action calculated to achieve an end

a method of deploying troops and equipment in combat

Synonyms for tactic

a plan for attaining a particular goal

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It has been shown to be most effective UI tactic (Bhatnagar, 1993; Yukl & Tracey, 1992).
A common excuse offered was the need for more intelligence, but this is the precise reason for studying tactics, it enables prediction of enemy action without observing the entire enemy system.
Results further explained that exchange tactic utilization produces more job satisfaction than coalition formation.
They assert that doing so enhances the chances that the opponent will adjust the tactic and the discussion can continue.
First, a tactic is described (for example: 'Pressure is the use of urgent demands and intimidation to motivate subordinates to accomplish their tasks').
Understanding how influence tactics affect supervisor-directed organizational citizenship behavior can provide guidelines for training supervisors in the use of appropriate influence tactics to increase organizational citizenship behavior in organizations.
Where conventional marketing tactics have saturated audiences with information, people have added layers of personal "filtering" devices to avoid information overload.
17) Concluding, in fact, that "[m]ost police manuals do not advocate the question-first tactic, because they understand that Oregon v.
This is an interpersonal communication tactic with which a persuader offers a persuadee a logical explanation, and then the persuadee cannot help but follow the persuader's instructions.
In advertising circles, this shifting of tectonic plates is hard to miss as brands like Nike, Mazda, Burger King and adidas, as well as politicians, drug companies and activists look to new media venues and new tactics.
The tactic worked, that is, only if one ignores the section of the Geneva Convention dealing with occupied territories, which specifies: "The taking of hostages is prohibited.
R A W A L P I N D I -- Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) leader Maryam Nawaz on Sunday warned political foes that puerile tactics can't dent the popularity of Nawaz Sharif.
RAWALPINDI -- Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maryam Nawaz on Sunday warned political foes that puerile tactics can't dent the popularity of Nawaz Sharif.
Special Tactics Airmen from Air Force Special Operations Command conducted multiple airfield surveys with their Afghan Air Force counterparts in Faryab province this week.
Few of the many defensive tactics books on the law enforcement training manual market include the training and methods of martial arts.