How to insult nicely in writing, with business jargon…

Jargon and slang as metaphors are wonderful tools to use if you want to insult or express rage in a business context without swearing or ranting.

business jargon and slang to use when youre angry

MBWA:¬†Management By Wandering Around, suggesting that managers simply walk around rather than do their jobs properly…

Here is a selection for you to keep handy, excerpted from my jolly little book English Business Jargon and Slang…¬† [Read more…]

How not to be rude on Twitter – quickie post

Twitter,rude,manners,tweets,favorites,retweetsA quickie post on online manners … how well do you look after your new followers, retweeters and favoriters on Twitter?

Do they just receive a banged-out autoresponse that fools no-one in its insincerity?

Or do they get the feeling that maybe – just maybe – a real person might have written this message of acknowledgement? [Read more…]

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