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    What are the three basic functions of a firm? Do all firms/organizations (Private, Government, Not-for-profit) perform these three functions?

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    Three basic functions of a company are to earn a profit, to be socially relevant, and to innovate. Each of these is vital to a company's success. All companies, large, small, non-profit, for profit, and governmental agency must do all three to remain solvent in today's marketplace.
    To earn a profit is vital to continuing to do business. Without having the profits, resources cannot be purchased and used, time ...

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    Discussion of the three basic functions of a firm or organization and if all firms whether government, not for profit, or for profit participate in all functions.