Buzzwords

10 Powerfully Persuasive Words Your Customers Want to Hear

Tell them "guaranteed free exclusive for a limited time" and, just like that, you have a new customer.

Mike Taylor

11 Need-To-Know Buzzwords You Still Haven't Googled

A results-oriented 360 campaign is exactly what you need after rightsizing your business. Understand?

Jennifer Cohen

4 Common Sayings in Business Translated -- Finally!

Business is full of clich├ęs. Three successful entrepreneurs turn all that "blah blah blah" into a real advantage.

The 5 Biggest Buzzwords in Tech Right Now

Phrases like 'synergy' and 'big data' are on the way out. See what's taking their place.

Laura Lorenzetti

We've Become So Obsessed With 'Innovation' That It's Now Meaningless

For most of us, we're simply trying to provide valuable products and solutions and make a little money doing it.

Boland Jones

Are You an Entrepreneur? 4 Questions Will Help You Find Out.

These criteria separate entrepreneurs from small-business owners, and yes, there is a difference.

Allison Engel

8 Buzzwords to Blacklist in Your Workplace

Not only are phrases like these overused and misused, they often communicate very little or nothing.

Thomas Smale

Are You Hiding Behind Squishy Words? Stop.

The words we use to describe the work we do should connote both promise and obligation.

Ross McCammon

From Bedtime to the Boardroom: Why Storytelling Matters in Business

These innovators are connecting with consumers, colleagues and investors on an emotional level.

Alina Tugend

Want to Stand Out on LinkedIn? Consider Ditching These 10 Overused Buzzwords.

Do you describe yourself as 'motivated'? The professional networking site says you should probably motivate yourself to come up with a more unique description.

Laura Entis

Scrabble Updates Its Dictionary for the First Time in a Decade, Adding 5,000 Words

New admissions include words like 'texter,' 'funplex,' 'bromance' and 'selfie,' but Scrabble fanatics are most excited about the inclusion of four two-letter words.

Laura Entis