Annoying Buzzwords

Companies claiming to create synergies in an effort to develop a value-added paradigm that leads to new solutions may want to be strategic in another way. The most overused word in the workplace:

at the end of the day

thinking outside the box

synergy

paradigm

metrics

solution

take it offline

redeployed people

on the runway

win-win

value-added

get on the same page

customer-centric

generation X

accountability management

core competency

incremental

the truth of the matter is...