We had some of the brass from corporate in town today. The gave us a very uplifting meeting today on the positives we are doing as a company.

There were a lot of buzz words and phrases being used that made me kinda think, how often do we use buzz words and cliché phrases everyday in the work place?

Here is a list of the top 10 according to Fox News:

1.  Give 110%.

2.  Think outside the box.

3.  Hammer it out.

4.  Heavy lifting.

5.  Throw you under the bus.

6.  Don't count your chickens before they've hatched.

7.  Pushing the envelope.

8.  Let the cat out of the bag.

9.  Let's circle back.

10.  Win-win situation.

Some phrases that just missed the top 10 are:  Synergy . . . back to the drawing board . . . paradigm shift . . . touch base . . . I'll loop you in . . . and team player.


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