A new book introduces you to the latest in business jargon


From ‘over the desk downloads’ (a conversation) to ‘thought showers’ (another conversation), bad jargon has become a plague on otherwise good business meetings.

Language expert Adam Jacot de Boinod interviewed 2,000 business travellers for his new book Bacon Wrap: The little book of business nonsense speak, produced for Amba Hotels. It’s time to peel the onion* on what
De Boinod identified as the top 10 new business jargon buzz-phrases…

Click to expand the images and read through the slideshow of business jargon

* Examine the problem (hopefully without crying).

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