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1. Important and lasting beliefs or ideals shared by the members of a culture about what is good or bad and desirable or undesirable. Values have major influence on a person's behavior and attitude and serve as broad guidelines in all situations. Some common business values are fairness, innovation and community involvement.
2.The monetary worth of something in areas such as accounting, economics, marketing or mathematics. See also value.

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  • The values that the organization focused on in its communications with the employees indicated the company's relationship to the community.

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  • I wanted to continue to date her because I realized that she and I had the same values in life and the same dreams in life.

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  • You should strive to always follow your core values so that you know that your business will keep its good reputation.

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