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Definition of

tactical plan

General Management

short-term plan a short-term plan for achieving the objectives of a person, business, or organization

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Definitions of ’tactical plan’ and meaning of ’tactical plan’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’tactical plan’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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