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How Corporate Are You?

Should we circle back to ensure all the impactful synergy is on the same page?

  1. Check off all the phrases you've used, unironically, in a professional setting.
    1. 1 “Webinar”
    2. 2 “Above-board”
    3. 3 “Circle back”
    4. 4 “Going forward”
    5. 5 “Get a handle on”
    6. 6 “Leverage”
    7. 7 “On the same page”
    8. 8 “Synergy”
    9. 9 “Switch gears” (do not click this if you are a racecar driver)
    10. 10 “Reduction / layoff / downsize”
    11. 11 “Ping”
    12. 12 “Touch base” (do not click this if you are a baseball player)
    13. 13 “Think outside the box”
    14. 14 “Across the board”
    15. 15 “Back to the drawing board”
    16. 16 “Impactful”
    17. 17 “Optics”
    18. 18 “Brand alignment”
    19. 19 “Moving parts”
    20. 20 “Thought leader”
    21. 21 “Paradigm shift”
    22. 22 “Ducks in a row”
    23. 23 “Takeaway”
    24. 24 “Pick your brain”
    25. 25 “Loop [someone] in”
    26. 26 “Proactive”
    27. 27 “Reach out”
    28. 28 “Run it up the flagpole” (do not click this if you are a flag operator)
    29. 29 “Table it”
    30. 30 “Results-oriented”
    31. 31 “Organic growth” (do not click this if you are a farmer/gardener/etc.)
    32. 32 “Close the loop”
    33. 33 “More eyeballs” (do not click this if you are a serial killer/witch/etc.)
    34. 34 “Cross-platform”
    35. 35 “Communication channels”
    36. 36 “Sales channels”
    37. 37 “Channel channels”
    38. 38 “Actionable”
    39. 39 “Onboarding”
    40. 40 “Dynamic”

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