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Business Speak and Gobbledygook

11 July, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
Leadership communication is under attack. Executives, advisors, and business journalists are increasingly spouting business jargon, doublespeak, and bunkum to describe strategy or market conditions.  The use of meaningless phrases in business communications is compromising leadership effectiveness, giving employees something about which to sneer. Mere mortals—workers and lesser business types listening to this gob Read more»