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an act or instance of neglecting

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an unintentional omission resulting from failure to notice something

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management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group

a mistake resulting from inattention

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The mode of founding a college is, commonly, to get up a subscription of dollars and cents, and then, following blindly the principles of a division of labor to its extreme -- a principle which should never be followed but with circumspection -- to call in a contractor who makes this a subject of speculation, and he employs Irishmen or other operatives actually to lay the foundations, while the students that are to be are said to be fitting themselves for it; and for these oversights successive generations have to pay.
2676 holds great promise for improving the management and oversight of the IRS and for significantly enhancing taxpayer rights while giving the agency the tools necessary to fulfill its congressionally approved mandate.
One quick way to lose friends is to perform the sort of tough oversight that ends infusions of dollars to home states and districts.
15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick Taylor, Co-Founder and CEO of Oversight Systems, the leading operational expense solution, has joined CEOs from a variety of Atlanta companies in taking the Startup Atlanta CEO Pledge.
The training programme includes a number of basic topics and themes, namely familiarizing the role, tasks and prerogatives of the administrative oversight authority, addressing the concept of corruption, its types, reasons, its impact and the role of administrative oversight in controlling, as well as the basis and methods of the oversight work, among others.
This testimony discusses the Department of Defense's (DOD) oversight of its Military Tuition Assistance (TA) Program.
In the aftermath of the worst recession since the Great Depression, on4e would think corporate boards would fully embrace enterprise risk management and a board risk oversight process.
I would offer the following considerations to help boards put these "risk committee" discussions into context, and determine what makes most sense given an organization's specific risks, challenges, and oversight objectives:
WHEN Los Angeles City Controller Laura Chick announced last week that the cost of the new LAPD headquarters has risen so precipitously due to failed oversight by the city, it could hardly be a surprise.
Building on the earlier success of monitoring procure-to-pay, order-to-cash, financial accounting and capital projects, Oversight 4.
All this was done without the sanction of a federal statute or the oversight of any official Congressional committee.
According to Washington, "As SDDC plans to expand its oversight and tracking capability of all military cargo the 599th decided to put the concept into practice by providing command oversight from end to end distribution.
Executive oversight of Dow's geographic regions, and responsibility for the marketing and sales function, have been re-aligned within the OCE as follows:
DoD's High-Risk Areas: High-Level Commitment and Oversight Needed for DoD Supply Chain Plan to Succeed, GAO-06-113T, Oct.
The creation of the Public interest Oversight Board (PIOB) has been responsive to both these common principles.