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  • 12.22.09

“Brain Dump”: How to Recognize When Cliches Leave You “Off the Reservation”

Nothing says “toxic asset” like peppering your “mission critical” roundtable with business cliches. With that in mind, here’s a basic visual primer from XPLANE to help you “trim the fat” from your time-wasting lexicon for a more “win-win situation” in 2010. To “open up the kimono” on a zoomable version, click here.

Nothing says “toxic asset” like peppering your “mission critical” roundtable with business cliches. With that in mind, here’s a basic visual primer from XPLANE to help you “trim the fat” from your time-wasting lexicon for a more “win-win situation” in 2010. To “open up the kimono” on a zoomable version, click here.

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Ben Paynter is a senior writer at Fast Company covering social impact, the future of philanthropy, and innovative food companies. His work has appeared in Wired, Bloomberg Businessweek, and the New York Times, among other places.

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