In this week’s issue, the Practitioner takes a look at terms and language connected with family enterprise advising, highlighting some overdone buzzwords from 2012 and suggesting that mid-way through 2013, these words should be history. (To use a buzzword phrase itself!)
From the world of management science and Thought LeaderZone.com: The 50 worst management buzzwords. We’re hoping none of these sound familiar!
From the business world and Entrepreneur.com: The 10 most useless business buzz words. Hope you’ve already dropped “leverage” and “synergize” from your vocabulary! (This one is pretty funny!)
Just in case you’re advising next gen clients on how to develop their resumes, here is the WSJ’s take on “words to ban” from resumes in 2013!
From the world of project management and ProjectPlace.com: 5 buzzwords they think you should know in 2013 – hope they are in your vocabulary!
From the legal sphere, the Canadian Bar Association’s look at Six Words in Search of a Context.
And…from the tech world and Global Language Monitor: Top Tech Buzzwords Everyone Uses but Don’t Quite Understand (2013): ‘Big Data’and ‘Dark Data.’ A heads up from the Practitioner –“the cloud” is OUT!
Yours in Practice,