Worst, Overused Corporate Buzzwords


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We all have played BUZZWORD BINGO in our office meetings, conferences, and presentations.

Sometimes those corporate phrases are appropriate. Other times, it’s just a talking head trying to sound more important than they really are.  Everyone knows they have a job to do (one would think), so we don’t need the demotivating words and phrases that oft-repeated without any real substance behind them.

The Dictionary of Corporate Bullshit: An A to Z Lexicon of Empty, Enraging, and Just Plain Stupid Office Talk
The Dictionary of Corporate Bullshit:
An A to Z Lexicon of Empty, Enraging, and
Just Plain Stupid Office Talk

So what do you think are the MOST OVERUSED CORPORATE BUZZWORD PHRASES in your workplace that are considered the most annoying?

The folks over at Accountemps have released their list – what do YOU think should have been at the top of the rankings?

  1. Out of pocket
  2. Deep dive
  3. Forward thinking
  4. Dynamic
  5. Let me get back to you
  6. Pick your brain
  7. Employee engagement
  8. LOL
  9. Win-Win
  10. Value-Added

Click over to the link above to see their full listing, then leave your comments on what’s missing below in the comments.