In line with repeated definition, it is: business, venture, trade that's to bring a profit. Does this definition answer the question: What is a business? What is business? Allow us consider this question together, because it is not trivial. I'm certain everyone will agree that this is a profit-making 'money' enterprise. In the brief term - direct profit on sale of products or provision of services, in long term - on sale of a business 'company, enterprise' or increasing its value. There's no doubt about that. But still dose not suit us. What is business? What is business? Is a full-time job a business? We intuitively feel that this is not it is work and nothing else. Even if it is an economic activity - employment itself is still a long way to go into business. I suggest to look at the world around us, we utilize many enterprises 'we purchase cars, ride buses, purchase food in supermarkets. '. What are the similarities? Quantity of committed people who do all kinds of things that add up. Some produce, others pack and transport, and still others sell - this is how enterprises are. So we already have the answer what is business? Business is a profitable organizational structure. So we already have the answer what is business? Business is a profitable organizational structure. So we already have the answer what is business? Business is a profitable organizational structure.