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Corporate Jargon

Two Incredible Beatboxers Make Corporate Jargon Sound Way Better Than Your Boss Does

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 08.04.2015 | Comedy

"Let's circle back to that." Circle back? Why the circling? Why can't we just turn around and go back? Circling seems like an awful waste of energy. ...

How Words Can Divide Us

Erin Donley | Posted 12.25.2013 | Business
Erin Donley

Have you noticed how we allow certain words to divide us as people? Some say this is a core issue that inhibits progress in business.

Corporate Jargon vs. Parenting Gems

CT Working Moms | Posted 03.25.2013 | Parents
CT Working Moms

It occurred to me that at work, we say lots of things that aren't really clear and don't really mean anything, whereas as a parent, we have to speak very clearly, concretely and literally. Judge for yourself from the samples below.

Satirical Website Generates Non-Sensical Corporate Speak For You

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.16.2012 | Business

Turns out you don't have to be part of the corporate world to come up with confusing, often meaningless jargon like "dynamic" and "outside the box." I...

Corporate Jargon: The Overused, The Confusing And The Downright Strange

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 12.08.2011 | Small Business

Are you tired of thinking outside of the box? According to a survey by Career Builder, so are your employees. A poll of 5,300 full-time employees help...

Office Jargon Overload: 6 Work Buzzwords To Avoid

Thinkstock | Posted 11.15.2011 | Women

By Anneke Jong | The Daily Muse Ever been in a meeting where you think everyone is speaking in some kind of code? Workplace lingo often abandons th...