Term of the Day

attribute

1. Marketing: A characteristic or feature of a product that is thought to appealto customers. Attributes usually represent a manufacturer's or a seller'sperspectiveand not necessarily that of a customer. Attributes of instant coffee, for example, may include its aroma, flavor, color, caffeine content,packaging and presentation, price, shelf-life, source, etc. Attributes have only two...
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Usage Example
The marketing campaign highlighted the attribute that they believed would convince the most potential consumers to purchase the product.
Term of the Day

Gross Domestic Product

GDP. The total market value of all final goods and services produced in a country in a given year, equal to total consumerinvestment and governmentspending, plus the value of exports, minus the value of imports. The GDP report is released at 8:30 am EST on the last day of each quarter and reflects the previous quarterGrowth in GDP is what matters, and the U.S. GDPgrowth has historically...
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Usage Example
To compare the health of multiple country's economies it is best to look at theGross Domestic Product of each individual country.
Notable Quotable
"Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it." 
-Benjamin Franklin