policy maker


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Noun1.policy maker - someone who sets the plan pursued by a government or business etc.; "policy makers often make the right decision for the wrong reason"
important person, influential person, personage - a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events
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LESSON 1: WHEN RESEARCHERS TALK TO POLICY MAKERS, THEY MUST BE PREPARED TO BE CLEAR, CONCISE, AND TELL THE POLICY MAKER WHAT ACTION SHOULD BE TAKEN
The Government policy maker needs to realize very quickly that policy makers can no longer ignore science and technology.
POLICY MAKER is expected to come on for the outing after finishing third behind Bellamy Cay on his seasonal debut in Listed company at Saint-Cloud yesterday.
Last November, Policy Maker finished fourth in the Japan Cup, in front of Phoenix Reach, who finished sixth.
18 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoProf, the leading provider of Group Policy Extension products, announced today that its Policy Maker software has received the Gold award in the 2004 Products of the Year competition in the Active Directory category from the editors of TechTarget's Windows Media Group.
I also think it's difficult to go from being a policy maker.
In late 2003, Policy Maker Professional became the first product based on Microsoft's Group Policy Extension specification.
If the bookmakers' reactions prove correct, Peslier's decision will be spot-on, as while Prospect Park is 10-1 for the Arc with William Hill and Coral, Policy Maker is 20-1 and 25-1 respectively.
0 also enhances the software's integration with Microsoft's Group Policy Management Console to ensure that settings created with Policy Maker are retained when backup, restore, import, copy and paste operations are performed on a Group Policy Object.
28 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoProf, the leading vendor of intuitive desktop management products, announced today that its Policy Maker product claimed two comprehensive awards in the recently released Windows IT Pro(R) Readers' Choice survey (Fall 2004 edition).
Since the ground-breaking introduction of Policy Maker in late 2003, AutoProf has been the leading provider of Group Policy Extensions, gathering widespread acclaim.
May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoProf today announces Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) Management Packs for its Policy Maker Software Update, Policy Maker Professional, and Profile Maker products.