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Corporate Jargon

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...