Benjamin Strong replied to the topic Save the English language – destroy “utilize,” “leverage” and what else? in the forum Acquisition, Contracting, Procurement 8 years, 3 months ago
How to say “no” in five or more words…
”… is contrary to programmatic goals.”
WTF? How about picking up the phone and just saying “Hey, we can’t do what you asked right now.”
While I’m at it can we get rid of
- tip of the spear
- lean foward
- steep learning curve
Ok, I’m off the soapbox
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