Posted by ESC on December 21, 2009 at 14:08
The Most Painfully Annoying Business Jargon, by
Christopher Steiner, 12.16.09, 10:45 AM EST, Forbes online.
These meaningless words and expressions have overstayed their welcome.
"There's a thieves code in the corporate world: 'I'll use words that sound important but make no actual sense and give you the same privilege if you don't call me out on it," explains Patrick Gray, president of Prevoyance Group, a strategy consulting company in Charlotte, N.C.
Examples: Out of pocket, take it to the next level, impact.