What is the difference between management and administration?

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Difference between Administration /Management There are many factors according to which administration can be distinguished from management. These are as follows:

Nature of work Administration: It is concerned about the determination of objectives and major policies of an organization. Management: It puts into action the policies and plans laid down by the administration. Type of function Administration:It is a determinative function. Management: It is an executive function. Scope Administration:It takes major decisions of an enterprise as a whole. Management: It takes decisions within the framework set by the administration. Level of authority Administration:It is a top-level activity. Management: It is a middle level activity. Nature of status Administration:It consists of owners who invest capital in and receive profits from an enterprise. Management: It is a group of managerial personnel who use their specialized knowledge to fulfill the objectives of an enterprise. Nature of usage Administration:It is popular with government, military, educational, and religious organizations. Management: It is used in business enterprises. Decision making Administration:Its decisions are influenced by public opinion, government policies, social, and religious factors. Management: Its decisions are influenced by the values, opinions, and beliefs of the managers. Main functions Administration:Planning and organizing functions are involved in it. Management: Motivating and controlling functions are involved in it. Abilities Administration:It needs administrative rather than technical abilities. Management: It requires technical activities Management handles the employers. Administration handles the buisness aspects such as finance.
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