a : the work in which a person is employed : occupation b : the persons engaged in a particular occupation
: not profitable : producing no gain, good, or result • an unprofitable venture
: a new entrepreneurial business venture, seeking to meet a need by developing a viable business model around a product, service, process or a platform.
Return on investment : measures the gain or loss generated on an investment relative to the amount of money invested
: to make private; especially : to change (as a business or industry) from public to private control or ownership
: not having shares that can be freely traded on the open market a private company
: a person who owns something : one who has the legal or rightful title to something : one to whom property belongs • business/property owners
: to have or hold as property : possess