A public sector organization is one that is operated by the government. This contrasts with private sector organizations, which are controlled by private entities. One example of a public sector organization is the publi... More » Business & Finance Industries

Private sector organizations are companies, corporations or businesses that are owned by private citizens or groups instead of the government or state. The private sector is made up of every for-profit business that is n... More » Business & Finance Corporations

A public sector company provides services on behalf of the government. These include organizations, such as schools, public works departments and prisons. The government itself, including all elected officials and their ... More » World View Social Sciences
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The public sector consists of organizations that are owned and operated by the government, while the private sector consists of organizations that are privately owned and that do not form part of the government. The publ... More » Business & Finance Industries

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The National Association of Professional Pet Sitters, or NAPPS, is a nonprofit trade organization that provides business resources for pet sitters and helps pet owners find high-quality care. Companies, employees and ind... More » Business & Finance Industries